Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Across Portions of the Upper Midwest

A dangerous heat wave will persist through this weekend. Widespread warnings and advisories for the heat cover most of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and even rise above 110 in many locations. Northwest of this dome of heat, severe thunderstorms with the possibility of strong tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage are possible into tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kirksville, Kirksville Regional Airport (KIRK)

Lat: 40.1°NLon: 92.54°WElev: 965ft.

Fair

34°C

94°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 19 G 35 km/h
Barometer 1009.0 mb (29.82 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (76°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index42°C (107°F)
Last update 19 Jul 5:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Macon MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. South southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 11 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 24. South southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 41. South southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 11 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Macon MO
 39.73°N 92.48°W (Elev. 273 m)
3:25 pm CDT Jul 19, 2019
6pm CDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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