Precipitation Totals for Lawrence Municipal Airport (July 23)
July to date: 4.57"
2016 to date: 20.30"
- 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.
- Heat advisory issued for Douglas County with heat index expected to top 100
- 09:04 a.m., June 15, 2016 Updated 04:19 p.m.
- Hot temperatures and high humidity have prompted a heat advisory for Douglas County and much of eastern Kansas through Friday morning.
- This week’s severe weather outbreak a reminder of need for tornado awareness, plan
- May 27, 2016
- As the heat creeped up Tuesday afternoon and the air grew heavy with humidity, many longtime area residents probably sensed severe weather was in the offing. The National Weather Service in Topeka confirmed those senses, issuing multiple alerts.