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Friday, May 15 weather at 10 p.m.
The forecast for Saturday, May 16 calls for a high of 69 degrees and a low of 55.
Published on May 15, 2009
Audit reveals need for improved lighting
A new report shines some light on how much money the city of Lawrence spends on street lights.
No news is great news for local GM dealers
GM's move to sever ties with more than 1,100 auto dealers nationwide is not reaching into Lawrence.
Bookstore rivalry leads to alleged threat
Police say a bookstore rivalry led to a threat on the KU campus Thursday night.
Lawrence police urge caution during weekend celebrations
The end of the school year and Sunday's graduation are reasons to celebrate, but police are warning people to party responsibly.
After 12 years, mother graduates from KU
For one KU graduate, the walk down the hill has not been without its uphill battles.
Vandalized Jayhawk statue back on display
As thousands of Jayhawks prepare to flee the nest, one is now back on its original perch.
KU students plan garage sale in an effort to keep discarded goods out of landfills
As KU students clear out of the dorms this weekend, some are putting their unwanted goods to better use.
Parade puts creativity on display
If you see a dragon on Massachusetts Street on Saturday, don't be alarmed. It's just part of the Art Tougeau parade.
Public invited to celebrate airport's anniversary
Lawrence Municipal Airport is poised to welcome the public on Saturday to celebrate the airfield's 80th anniversary.
KU falls to K-State, will play again Saturday
Almost one year ago, the Kansas State baseball team handed KU its toughest loss of the season.
Free State baseball wins flip, right to host
The Firebirds will host next week's regional tournament against Lawrence High School.
Douglas County afflicted by floods on Friday
More than three inches of rain fell in parts of Douglas County in a two-hour period late Friday afternoon.
Flooding requires water rescue
Emergency crews retrieved a car from the flooded intersection of 13th and Brook Streets on Friday, May 15, 2009.
Thirteenth and Oregon Streets see high water
Heavy rain resulted in high water at 13th and Oregon Streets on Friday, May 15, 2009.
Residents battle flooding, hail
Lawrence residents drove through a flooded Louisiana Street between 23rd and 31st Streets.
Flash flooding troubles drivers
Strong thunderstorms brought flash flooding and hail to Lawrence on Friday.
Friday, May 15 weather at 6 p.m.
Severe storms are moving out of the area, but Douglas County remains in a flash flood warning until 9:45 and a tornado watch until 10 p.m.
Friday, May 15 severe weather update at 5:30 p.m.
The severe thunderstorm warning for Douglas County has been extended until 6 p.m.
Friday, May 15 severe weather update at 5:15 p.m.
Storms are still tumbling through Douglas County, which remains under a severe thunderstorm warning until 5:45 p.m., a flash flood warning until 7:45 p.m. and a tornado watch until 10 p.m.
Friday, May 15 severe weather update at 5 p.m.
Another severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Douglas County. This one will last until 5:45 p.m.
Friday, May 15 severe weather update at 4:45 p.m.
While a severe thunderstorm warning for Douglas County expired at 4:45 p.m., there's still the possibility for hail around Basehor and Linwood.
Friday, May 15 severe weather update at 4:30 p.m.
Severe weather is rolling through Douglas County, which is under a severe thunderstorm warning until 4:45 p.m., a flash flood warning until 7:45 p.m. and a tornado watch until 10 p.m.
Commuter Forecast for May 15, 2009
The potential for severe weather and strong storms could impact your commute with heavy rain and flooding being the main concern.
6Weather Afternoon Forecast for May 15, 2009
Several rounds of strong storms are on their way to Douglas County, which could include hail and isolated tornadoes. The county is under a flash flood warning until 7:45 p.m. and a tornado watch until 10 p.m.
6News severe weather update: Friday, May 15
Douglas County is under a severe thunderstorm warning until 4 p.m. and a tornado watch until 10 p.m.
6 Weather Morning Forecast for May 15, 2009
We'll have a muggy afternoon. The atmosphere will be prime for severe thunderstorms with the potential of golf ball-sized hail and isolated tornadoes.
Commuter forecast, May 15, 2009
Expect some scattered thunderstorms this morning. Highway 24 also has some ongoing roadwork today.