Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 10 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawson MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  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: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 96. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lawson MO
 39.44°N 94.2°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
12:11 pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
2pm CDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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