NASCAR at Kansas Speedway weather updates: Latest news on start time, delay of AdventHealth 400

NASCAR’s Cup Series is prepared to continue in Kansas with the AdventHealth 400, but rain may delay the race.

The AdventHealth 400, which is the first Cup Series race in May, was scheduled to start at 3 p.m. ET. That said, the weather forecast is expecting light-to-moderate rain from 2-4 p.m., which could delay the start of the event.

An overcast sky hung over the track for most of the day and a light rain began to fall at around 2 p.m. ET

Here are the latest weather updates for NASCAR’s AdventHealth 400.

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NASCAR at Kansas Speedway weather updates

(All times Eastern)

3:51 p.m.: Rain is starting up again, so there’s no timetable to when the track will be dry.

3:11 p.m.: Rain has momentarily stopped and track is being dried, per Bob Pockrass. More rain could be coming.

2:53 p.m.: Driver introductions have been postponed as they try to dry off the track, per Kansas Speedway.

2:45 p.m.: It is still raining at the track and no start time for the race has been clarified, per Fox Sports’ Bob Pockrass.

2:30 p.m.: Drivers are heading back to their motorhomes for now, as driver intros are expected to occur there when the track is ready for racing conditions. Rain is still falling and the track will need time to dry before the race begins. That means the race will not start on time.

2 p.m.: A light rain began falling at the track at around 2 p.m. ET, per Fox Sports’ Bob Pockrass. It isn’t clear whether the rain will clear in time to start the race.

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