Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across Much of the Great Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the High Plains

Widespread severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, tornadoes (a few of which may become strong) and damaging winds are likely to develop across portions of the Central U.S. this evening. Strong to severe storms will also be possible in the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions are possible for much of the central and southern High Plains today and Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (KLXT)

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Overcast

21°C

70°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1012.0 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 Apr 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Odessa MO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 26. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 37 to 47 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 27 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 26. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 37 to 47 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 27 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Odessa MO
 38.99°N 94°W (Elev. 243 m)
6:45 am CDT Apr 15, 2024
10am CDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2024
 
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