Heartland Motorsports Park Weather - Kansas, KS NHRA Race Weather
Friday, August 11
Mostly Sunny with Heat Advisory, then strong to severe thunderstorms in the late PM to evening
Winds S 5-10 mph
Saturday, August 12
Winds NE 5-10 mph
Winds SSE 10-15 mph
Forecast Discussion & Updates
NHRA – Menards NHRA Nationals Presented By PetArmor – Heartland Motorsports Park – Topeka, KS
Fri Aug 11 – HEAT ADVISORY FROM 12 PM TO 8 PM. Mostly sunny, strong to severe thunderstorms possible late afternoon into the evening with strong winds and large hail being the main concern. Chance of rain 40% between 7 PM and 3 AM. High around 97°F. Heat index around 105°F. Winds south 5-10 mph.
Sat Aug 12 – Partly Cloudy. High around 91°F. Low around 72°F. Winds northeast 5-10 mph.
Sun Aug 13 – Scattered thunderstorms and showers likely, possibly severe in the afternoon and evening. Chance of rain 60%. High around 85°F. Low around 72°F. Winds south southeast 10-15 mph.
Surface low pressure is located over Minnesota, producing a weak boundary across northeastern Kansas. This will move east toward Heartland Motorsports Park and set the stage for scattered thunderstorms tonight. These storms can be strong to severe with winds around 60 to 70 mph and large hail being the main concern.
All times in CDT
Updated: 08/11/23 8:00 AM CDT
IMSA Mark Sweeney (@IMSA_Wxman)
NHRA Elizabeth Ohlemacher (@NHRA_weather)