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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow and sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 11pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet between 11pm and 5am, then freezing rain after 5am.  Low around 26. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of freezing drizzle before 11am, then a chance of drizzle between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of drizzle after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow and sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 11pm, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet between 11pm and 5am, then freezing rain after 5am. Low around 26. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of freezing drizzle before 11am, then a chance of drizzle between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of drizzle after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City KS
 39.11°N 94.63°W (Elev. 892 ft)
6:12 pm CST Feb 20, 2018
7pm CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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