Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms in the Plains

A coastal storm will continue to bring high winds and heavy rain which may cause flooding to coastal areas of the Northeast U.S. Tuesday and Tuesday night. Scattered severe thunderstorms associated with large hail, wind damage and isolated tornadoes are expected across parts of the southern and central Plains from late Tuesday afternoon through the evening into the overnight. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 26 Oct 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 60. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 47. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 53. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 60. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 47. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers. High near 53. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 899 ft)
7:10 am CDT Oct 26, 2021
8am CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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