Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 18 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Sycamore KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Sycamore KS
 37.31°N 95.76°W
3:22 pm CDT May 9, 2021
3pm CDT May 9, 2021-6pm CDT May 16, 2021
 
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