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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

33°C

92°F

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 1011.2 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (97°F)
Last update 19 Aug 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. South southwest 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: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 36. South southwest 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
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 303 m)
4:41 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
6pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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