Flash flooding possible across parts of Midwest
Showers and thunderstorms ahead of a strong cold front moving across the Midwest on Friday are expected to produce rainfall rates of 1-2 inches per hour, creating a risk of flash flooding across parts of southern Minnesota and northern and central Iowa. The flash flooding risk will continue into Saturday and move eastward, into the Ohio Valley.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedSW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer29.80 in (1007.9 mb)
Visibility10.00 mi Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Current conditions at
Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport (KMKC)
Lat: 39.12 Lon: -94.6 Elev: 758ft.
Today Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Heat index readings 101 to 106. Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Saturday Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Heat index readings 98 to 103. Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds around 10 mph shifting to the west after midnight. Sunday Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Sunday Night Clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Monday Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. Tuesday Night Through Thursday Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
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