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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

83°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 1016.8 mb (30.06 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 21 Aug 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City International Airport MO

Flash Flood Watch August 21, 10:00pm until August 22, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 37. South southwest wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 21. South wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  High near 28. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 37. South southwest wind 21 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Low around 21. South wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. High near 28. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City International Airport MO
 39.3°N 94.74°W (Elev. 300 m)
8:54 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
10am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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