Chilly and windy conditions are in place as we start the NASCAR weekend at Kansas Speedway. Highs will be near 60 today and Friday along with some strong gusty winds. There is a Wind Advisory in effect for Kansas Motor Speedway from 10 a.m. CDT until 7 p.m. CDT today. Winds Winds will increase through the mid to late morning peaking during the afternoon. Winds will be out of the west-northwest sustained between 25 to 35 mph and gusting to near 40 and 50 mph. There is just a slight chance of a scattered shower or sprinkle during the late afternoon but overall the forecast for today is dry, windy and cool.

It remains cool and breezy on Friday with plenty of sunshine and highs still near 60. Winds will be out of the northwest between 10 and 20 mph gusting to 25 to 30 mph throughout the afternoon.

By the weekend, temperatures will be warmer, winds will be less and overall some nice weather. Highs will range from 72 to 78 degrees and winds will be out of the south between 5 and 15 mph.

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THURSDAY:
9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Series Testing – Partly sunny, windy (west 15-25 gust near 40 mph) – temp: 45-55
2 to 6 p.m. EDT
Nationwide Series Practice – Partly sunny, windy (NW 25-35 gust near 45 mph) – temp: 55-60

FRIDAY:
12:30 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Series Practice – Partly sunny, windy (NW 10-20 gust near 25 mph) – temp: 55
2:10 p.m. EDT
Nationwide Series Practice – Partly sunny, windy (NW 10-20 gust near 25 mph) – temp: 58
3:40 p.m. EDT
Nationwide Series Final Practice – Partly sunny, windy (NW 10-20 gust near 25 mph) – temp: 60
5:10 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Series Qualifying – Partly sunny, windy (NW 10-20 gust near 25 mph) – temp: 60

SATURDAY:
11:00 a.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Series Practice – Mostly sunny – temp: 54
12:05 p.m. EDT
Nationwide Series Qualifying – Mostly sunny – temp: 60
1:50 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Series Final Practice – Mostly sunny – temp: 65
3:30 p.m. EDT
Nationwide Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 69

SUNDAY
12:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Pre-Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 67
1:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Pre-Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 70
2:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 72
3:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 76
4:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 77
5:00 p.m. EDT
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny – temp: 76