Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.11°N 94.57°W (Elev. 899 ft)
11:28 pm CDT Sep 21, 2018
12am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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