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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 26 Apr 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
6:40 am CDT Apr 26, 2017
8am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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