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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.

Mostly Cloudy

29°C

85°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 30 km/h
Barometer 1013.4 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 26°C (78°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (97°F)
Last update 24 Jul 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly 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 Jul 24, 2016
9pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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