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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 21 Jul 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Raytown MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 109. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 109. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 101 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. 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: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 109. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 109. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Raytown MO
 39.04°N 94.49°W (Elev. 889 ft)
3:10 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
4am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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