The school board meeting was running longer than expected Monday night as members of the board and community worked to settle the current budget issues. Many community members attended the meeting to voice their opinions on the available options.
As the Jayhawks gear up for the NCAA tournament, the amount of experience the team has will be questioned. Apart from experience, the Jayhawks boast numbers very similar to those of the 2008 National Championship team.
The gymnasium at Langston Hughes Elementary, where the 6News broadcast was being filmed, is no stranger to the damage severe weather can do — the microburst storm two years ago tore the roof off the building.
Improvements in the field of radar technology will allow the 6News weather team to follow three-dimensional views of storms come severe weather season, with interactive street-level mapping to show the storm's path.
A steady rain will develop across our region this evening and continue through much of the night. Temperatures will slowly fall to the mid/upper 40s by morning. With ground already saturated from recent snow melt, rain could lead to some localized flooding.
Skies will stay mostly cloudy through the day Monday with showers beginning by the afternoon. A slow-moving system will cut its way across the Central Plains bringing a threat for heavy rain Monday evening through early Tuesday morning.
There shouldn't be any major weather or traffic conditions slowing you down as you head out this morning. Be aware there may be some rain this afternoon that could make roads a little slick. Drive safely.