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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 4:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
4:41 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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