Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 25 Sep 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Kansas City MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming northwest. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming northwest. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Kansas City MO
 39.06°N 94.52°W (Elev. 741 ft)
12:26 pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
2pm CDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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