Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 2:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.11°N 94.57°W (Elev. 899 ft)
3:12 am CDT May 17, 2022
3am CDT May 17, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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