Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Jul 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Havana KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 7, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 7, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Heat index values as high as 108. South wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 107. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Heat index values as high as 108. South wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Havana KS
 37.13°N 95.87°W
3:51 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
4am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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