Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawson MO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 99. South southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Lawson MO
 39.44°N 94.2°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
5:25 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
6am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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