Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed E 7 G 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 28 Jun 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Independence KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Independence KS
 37.26°N 95.78°W
1:20 pm CDT Jun 28, 2016
1pm CDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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