Drought update for Eastern Kansas

Despite the recent hot weather across Kansas, on Monday the drought emergency status was officially dropped for Eastern Kansas.

Shorter days

The sun is setting earlier and earlier

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Rain check

After a very wet start to August, dry weather has returned.

tornado

A tornado drought

There have been fewer twisters this year than average.

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100º days

Looking back at how many 100º days we had in past summers.

Feeling tropical

High temperatures and high humidity will make for a very uncomfortable day.

Rainfall totals

Heavy rain has falled across the area over the last several days.