Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kennett - Kennett Memorial Airport (KTKX)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 90.04°WElev: 240ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.77 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 18 May 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wardell MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Wardell MO
 36.36°N 89.83°W (Elev. 259 ft)
3:45 pm CDT May 18, 2022
6pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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