Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Today

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce an outbreak of severe weather in parts of the Plains today. Very large hail, damaging winds, flash flooding, and large/violent tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through central Oklahoma. Residents should review severe weather safety and heed any warnings. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Rain

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 20 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plattsburg MO

Flash Flood Watch May 20, 07:00pm until May 21, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind around 8 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: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 51. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 66. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 51. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 66. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Plattsburg MO
 39.57°N 94.46°W (Elev. 932 ft)
2:59 pm CDT May 20, 2019
4pm CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 27, 2019
 
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