Wichita weather: Sunny and windy

Highs should reach the mid-60s on a sunny day in the Wichita area today, forecasters say.

But it’ll be windy, too, with south winds gaining strength as the day lengthens – gusting at times to nearly 40 miles an hour. Lows tonight will be in the low 40s under mostly clear skies, forecasters say. Winds ease only slightly, gusting to nearly 30 miles an hour.

The weekend should be pleasant, with sunshine and highs in the 60s.

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