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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 23 Mar 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle with a chance of showers before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
8:55 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
9am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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