Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Apr 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. North wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. North wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
8:24 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
10am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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