Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 16 Jun 9:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Indepdence Arpt KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Indepdence Arpt KS
 37.1°N 95.76°W
6:59 am CDT Jun 16, 2021
9am CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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