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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (KLXT)

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 10 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 6 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Raytown MO

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 65. South wind 10 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Raytown MO
 38.95°N 94.49°W (Elev. 997 ft)
4:05 pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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