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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair and Windy

27°C

81°F

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 43 G 59 km/h
Barometer 1007.6 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (51°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 23 Mar 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
Showers likely after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 303 m)
4:10 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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