Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed E 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.11°N 94.57°W (Elev. 899 ft)
3:55 pm CDT Mar 30, 2020
4pm CDT Mar 30, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 6, 2020
 
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