Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NW 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Sugar Creek MO

Flash Flood Watch May 20, 07:00pm until May 21, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 73. East southeast wind 14 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 73. East southeast wind 14 to 18 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Sugar Creek MO
 39.08°N 94.4°W (Elev. 1010 ft)
10:40 am CDT May 19, 2019
10am CDT May 19, 2019-6pm CDT May 25, 2019
 
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