Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair and Breezy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed NW 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.31 in (991.6 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 27 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington MO

Wind Advisory February 27, 06:00pm until February 28, 03:00am
Red Flag Warning until February 27, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 27, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Tue

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 3am, then a chance of flurries between 3am and 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 3am, then a chance of flurries between 3am and 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington MO
 39.17°N 93.86°W (Elev. 843 ft)
2:55 pm CST Feb 27, 2024
3pm CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 5, 2024
 
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