Daily Archives: 7 February, 2013

Overnight showers settle dust in Wichita

It’s not much, but a thirsty Wichita will take it.

Showers brought .15 of an inch of rain to Wichita early Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service. That brings the moisture total for 2013 to .72 of an inch.

More rain is expected this weekend, forecasters say.

Wichita weather: Morning showers, then gradual clearing

Showers are likely Thursday morning in the Wichita metropolitan area before skies gradually clear in the afternoon, forecasters say.

Highs should reach the mid-50s, with north winds increasing to the teens by late morning. Winds could gust to nearly 30 miles an hour.

Skies will be clear by tonight, when lows drop to the low 30s, forecasters say. Northerly winds will be in the teens, with gusts topping 20 miles an hour.

Friday will see sunshine and highs in the upper 50s, forecasters say. Northerly winds will ease to the single digits.

The weekend brings another chance of showers in the Wichita area, forecasters say.

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