Hot temperatures returning to the Southwest

After a brief reprieve, the southwestern U.S. will heat up again on Sunday and last for several days. Temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees above normal in some locations, with daytime highs reaching 100 degrees in parts of the Inland Empire of southern California, and reaching 100-115 degrees in the deserts of Calif., Nevada and Arizona.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (KLXT)

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

31°C

87°F

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1013.3 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index33°C (91°F)
Last update 25 Jun 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 35. Light and variable wind becoming west 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 13 to 18 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 35. Light and variable wind becoming west 11 to 16 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 13 to 18 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
8:41 pm CDT Jun 25, 2016
9pm CDT Jun 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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