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 >

Current conditions at

Kirksville, Kirksville Regional Airport (KIRK)

Lat: 40.1°NLon: 92.54°WElev: 965ft.

Fog/Mist

64°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W La Plata MO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. 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

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W La Plata MO
 40.02°N 92.53°W (Elev. 883 ft)
7:11 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
7am CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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