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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 19 Aug 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Clear then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City KS
 39.11°N 94.63°W (Elev. 892 ft)
2:11 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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