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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

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°EElev: 1004ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Raytown MO

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

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. 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: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °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 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. 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, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
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:
4 Miles SW Raytown MO
 9.9692099683869E+36°N 9.9692099683869E+36°E (Elev. -32767 ft)
4:11 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
4pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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