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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 Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

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

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 71. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 71. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
11:26 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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