Finger on the Weather

Wichita weather: Idyllic spring day

More luxurious weather is on tap for the Wichita area on Thursday, forecasters say.

Highs will climb to the upper 70s to low 80s, with sunny skies and light winds out of the north-northwest. Overnight lows will dip to the low 50s, with Friday offering warmer temperatures and stronger winds.

Temperatures will push into the mid-80s, with light south winds strengthening to the teens by afternoon. Gusts are expected to top 25 miles an hour later in the day.

The weekend will see showers and thunderstorms enter the region by Saturday night, with a chance of strong storms on Sunday. Check later forecasts for updated information.

For more information on current conditions, go to our weather page.

Stan Finger: 316-268-6437, @StanFinger