Mar 24, 2020 11:13 PM

Wednesday Weather

Posted Mar 24, 2020 11:13 PM
Wednesday Outlook
Wednesday Outlook

WednesdayMostly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

Wednesday NightIncreasing clouds, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

ThursdayMostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

Thursday NightA 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

FridayA 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63.

Friday NightA 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

SaturdayA 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.

Saturday NightMostly clear, with a low around 32.

SundaySunny, with a high near 65.

Sunday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 40.

MondayMostly sunny, with a high near 68.

Monday NightA 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

TuesdayMostly sunny, with a high near 68.  

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Latest Cancellations and Closings


Barton County buildings have been restricted to the public. Please call the county office you wish to transact business with for more information. You can also visit the website at: for more information and instruction on how to conduct business with the County at this time. We cannot stress enough the need to practice good hygiene and maintain social distancing by using the County’s online functions, emailing or calling ahead for assistance. County officials will continue to provide further information as it becomes available.

10th Street Eyecare Center-Lobby Closed to Public

1st Assembly of God

American Legion Post 180  

Animal Medical Center (Ellinwood)

Animal Medical Center-Curbside Care


Charlie’s Place 

Club 1 Fitness

Countryside Veterinary Associates-Curb Side Service

DREAM, Inc. Clients need to call 620-792-5152 to schedule telephone sessions if you have not done so. No groups will be held effective immediately

Ellinwood Rec Center

Fort Larned Museum (parks and grounds open)

Golden Belt Cinema 6

Great Bend City Buildings (Closed to Public): City Hall, Front Door, Police Department, Municipal Department, Fire Department, Codes & Inspections, Events Center, Brit Spaugh Zoo & Raptor Center, Department of Public Works' Building, Department of Public Land's Building, All City Parks, All other Buildings where Great Bend City operations are conducted

Great Bend Health Department- by Appointment only 

Great Bend Public Library

Great Bend Rec

Great Bend Senior Center

H & B Communication of Holyrood and Ellinwood- front office’s are closed/they are available by phone and payments can be made online

Hoisington Rec Center 

Hoisington Playgrounds

Hoisington Utility Building

Lone Wold Restaurant-Carry-Out and in town Delivery 

Nex-Tech-Closed to Walk-in Traffic

Russell Eyecare Center-Lobby Closed to Public

THE ANIMAL CARE HOSPITAL-Lobby is Closed-Offering Car side Veterinary services. Please call in advance . They are also delivering animal medicine, food, and other supplies as needed. 

USD 428 Schools

Wheatland Cafe-Cafe and Catering Closed (Wheatland Wagon Is Coming To Great Bend)

Woelk's House of Diamonds, The Kitchen Vault and Espresso Etc. in downtown Russell



April 7th 

Kansas Association of Broadcasters Annual Student Seminar 

April 8th-10th

Great Bend Farm, Ranch, & Hemp Expo

Saturday, April 18th 

Kansas Oil and Gas Museum Foundation 2020 Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Ceremony

Pilot Club-Autism Work Shop 

Friday, April 24th 

Catholic Charities Roaring 20's Wine Tasting 

Need to report a cancellation?  Email [email protected], or call 620-792-3647.