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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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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

21°C

69°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 13 km
Last update 5 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Today

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 19 to 24 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Heat index values as high as 36. South wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 19. Southwest wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west 8 to 13 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
3:30 am CDT Jul 5, 2015
5am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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