Significant Wind Damage Possible Overnight in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Widespread severe thunderstorms with winds locally exceeding hurricane force will result in significant severe wind damage overnight along a corridor from northeastern Minnesota across Wisconsin to southwest Lower Michigan. Very hot to excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 28 Jul 10:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 29, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 29, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 108. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 108. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Light south wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Independence KS
 37.22°N 95.7°W
10:29 pm CDT Jul 28, 2021
10pm CDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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