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Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Overcast

10°C

50°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SW 20 km/h
Barometer 1013.5 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 20 Jan 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 12. South southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of drizzle before noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. South wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then showers likely between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of drizzle after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Drizzle

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of drizzle before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of drizzle after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming west northwest 29 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Drizzle and
    Breezy

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of drizzle before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Snow
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 8.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 12. South southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of drizzle before noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. South wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then showers likely between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of drizzle after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of drizzle before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of drizzle after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming west northwest 29 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of drizzle before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
9:56 am CST Jan 20, 2018
11am CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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