Precipitation Totals for Lawrence Municipal Airport (July 30)
August to date: 4.70"
2016 to date: 20.43"
- More than half inch of rain recorded Friday; Lawrence still more than 3 inches behind for year
- August 20, 2016
- A cold front passed through northeast Kansas on Friday evening, dropping more than a half inch of rain on Lawrence and leaving cooler temperatures in its wake.
- Severe thunderstorm warning for Douglas County allowed to expire
- 09:43 a.m., July 13, 2016 Updated 10:18 a.m.
- A severe thunderstorm warning was in effect for Douglas County until 10:15 a.m. Wednesday. That warning has been allowed to expire.
- Early morning storms drop inch of rain, leave hundreds without power in Lawrence
- July 7, 2016
- More than an inch of rain fell on Lawrence in a three hour period Thursday morning. Thunderstorms rolled into Douglas County around 4:30 a.m., and high winds and hail prompted severe thunderstorm warnings.
- Heat advisory in effect for northeast Kansas until 8 p.m. Tuesday
- July 5, 2016
- Douglas County and nearly all of eastern Kansas will be under a heat advisory from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
- Heavy rain causes flash flooding in Kansas
- July 3, 2016
- Heavy storms have led to flash flooding in southern Kansas, including along a roadway where two people were rescued.
- Wednesday’s 103-degree high sets Lawrence record
- June 22, 2016
- The 103-degree temperature recorded Wednesday afternoon at the Lawrence Municipal Airport established a record for June 22.
- Heat advisory issued for Douglas County until 9 p.m. Wednesday
- June 22, 2016
- Lawrence and Douglas County will be under a heat advisory for most of the day Wednesday.
- Severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern Douglas County expires
- 08:14 a.m., June 16, 2016 Updated 10:11 a.m.
- The National Weather Service in Topeka has allowed a severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern Douglas County to expire at 10:15 a.m. Thursday.
- Significant weather advisory for south central Douglas County expires
- 09:02 p.m., June 15, 2016 Updated 10:38 p.m.
- The significant weather advisory for south central Douglas County prompted by a strong thunderstorm was allowed to expire at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.