Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving system in the central U.S. will bring a renewed period of locally heavy rain this weekend across much of the Plains. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality for much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 17 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Platte City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Platte City MO
 39.37°N 94.77°W (Elev. 853 ft)
6:39 pm CDT Aug 17, 2018
7pm CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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