Wichita’s already seen its high for the day

Temperatures will be dropping through the day today, forecasters say, accompanied by strong and gusty northwest winds.

Those winds will be steady in the upper teens and low 20s, gusting to nearly 30 miles an hour. The high of about 32 was recorded before 7 a.m., and temperatures will be sliding into the 20s as the day unfolds.

Tonight’s low is now projected to dip into the single digits, making it the coldest night of what has been a warm winter. Saturday will remain cold, with highs in the low 20s.