Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

A Few Clouds

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
4:41 am CDT May 26, 2016
6am CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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