Wichita weather: Sunny, with highs in the 80s

A classic June day for the Sunflower State is in the forecast for the Wichita area today.

Highs should reach the upper 80s under sunny skies, forecasters say. Winds will be rather light, out of the east-southeast and staying in the single digits.

Overnight lows under mostly clear skies will drop to the upper 60s. Winds will shift slightly to the south-southeast and stay light.

The weekend will be much hotter, forecasters say, with highs in the upper 90s with abundant sunshine. Wichita may see its first 100-degree day of the summer on Sunday.