Wichita weather: Showers and thunderstorms later today

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm are likely at some point later today in the Wichita area, forecasters say.

Highs will climb near 90, with gusty south winds approaching 30 miles an hour at times. Winds will ease and shift to the north overnight, forecasters say, with lows falling to the mid-60s.

Skies will gradually clear on a much cooler Friday in Wichita, with highs peaking in the upper 70s. It’s shaping up to be a pleasant weekend, too, with sunny skies and highs hovering near 80.

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