Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Threats Continue Saturday in the Plains and Midwest; Hot Holiday for the Southeast

Another day with severe storms, some significant with very large hail and tornadoes, and very heavy rain are expected through Saturday across the Plains and Midwest. In the Ohio Valley, isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail is possible. Heavy rain may produce flooding for the interior Northeast and in the northern California mountains. Building heat wave in the Southeast Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00am
Flood Warning until May 26, 11:03am
Flood Warning until May 25, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00am
    Flood Warning until May 26, 11:03am
    Flood Warning until May 25, 10:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 66. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  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: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 66. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 899 ft)
5:55 am CDT May 25, 2019
6am CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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