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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Shawnee Mission KS

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  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

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.  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: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  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

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Shawnee Mission KS
 38.91°N 94.69°W (Elev. 1033 ft)
7:55 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
9am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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