Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 18 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wellington MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light southeast wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light southeast wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Wellington MO
 39.13°N 94°W (Elev. 827 ft)
5:41 pm CDT May 18, 2022
7pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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