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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 82. South wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
4:00 am CDT May 28, 2015
6am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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