Strong to Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, And Flash Flooding Across the Midwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms, heavy rain and flooding is possible from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains, as a strong cold front pushes into the extended area. Meanwhile, well above average temperatures are very likely across the Northeastern quad of the country, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE North Kansas City MO

Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 75. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 75. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE North Kansas City MO
 39.13°N 94.54°W (Elev. 719 ft)
6:25 am CDT Sep 22, 2019
7am CDT Sep 22, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2019
 
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