Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Rockville MO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 93. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 93. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Rockville MO
 38.04°N 94.07°W (Elev. 699 ft)
6:12 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
7am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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