As the Wednesday winter weather-maker speeds away from the central plains this afternoon look for sunny skies and a diminishing wind. It will be chilly too as afternoon highs only climb into the mid-40s to near 50 degrees.
Gusty southerly winds will return Friday along with highs warming back into the upper 50s and mid-60s.
Right now our weekend looks mild with gusty winds Saturday followed by a calmer Sunday.
Another strong storm system will sweep out into the Midwest Monday bringing more chances for rain, storms and snow for some.
Wichita Area Forecast:
This afternoon: Sunny with a diminishing wind. Wind: NW 10-20; gusty. High: 51.
Tonight: Clear and cold. Light Winds. Low: 28.
Tomorrow: Becoming mostly sunny, a bit breezy, and warmer. Wind: SE/S 15-25; gusty p.m. High: 59.
Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and cool. Wind: S 10-20; gusty. Low: 42.
Sat: High: 67 Turning partly cloudy, windy, and warm.
Sun: High: 63 Low: 43 Becoming mostly sunny.
Mon: High: 65 Low: 45 Increasing clouds afternoon/evening storms likely.
Tue: High: 58 Low: 48 Occasional light rain/showers; breezy and mild.
Wed: High: 53 Low: 39 a.m. showers then partly cloudy, windy, cooler.
Thu: High: 56 Low: 32 Mostly sunny.