Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend
A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedNE 9 mph
Barometer30.47 in (1032.0 mb)
Visibility10.00 mi Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Current conditions at
Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport (KMKC)
Lat: 39.12 Lon: -94.6 Elev: 758ft.
Today Sunny...colder. Highs in the mid 40s. Temperatures steady or slowly falling in the afternoon. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Tonight Clear. Widespread frost in the late evening and overnight. Lows in the mid 20s. Light and variable winds. Saturday Mostly sunny. Widespread frost early in the morning. Highs in the upper 40s. Temperatures steady or slowly falling in the afternoon. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Sunday Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Monday Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Monday Night Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Tuesday Considerable cloudiness in the morning then becoming partly sunny. A 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Wednesday Through Thursday Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows in the lower 40s.
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