Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Smithville MO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers likely.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers likely. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Smithville MO
 39.39°N 94.57°W (Elev. 807 ft)
5:25 am CST Mar 8, 2021
11am CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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