Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 13 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 May 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light north wind becoming north northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 54. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Light north wind becoming north northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 54. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
4:41 pm CDT May 21, 2022
6pm CDT May 21, 2022-6pm CDT May 28, 2022
 
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