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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Light Rain

6°C

43°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NW 26 G 46 km/h
Barometer 1008.9 mb (29.80 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 14 km
Wind Chill2°C (35°F)
Last update 18 Nov 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h decreasing to 26 to 31 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 26 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 14 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h decreasing to 26 to 31 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 26 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
9:56 am CST Nov 18, 2017
10am CST Nov 18, 2017-6pm CST Nov 24, 2017
 
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