Mar 26, 2020 11:00 PM

Friday Weather

Posted Mar 26, 2020 11:00 PM
Friday Outlook
Friday Outlook

FridayMostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

Friday NightA chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

SaturdayMostly sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west 28 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

Saturday NightMostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

SundaySunny, with a high near 66.

Sunday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 44.

MondayA 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

Monday NightShowers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

TuesdayPartly sunny, with a high near 62.

Tuesday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 39.

WednesdayPartly sunny, with a high near 62.

Wednesday NightMostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

ThursdayPartly sunny, with a high near 63.  

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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.