Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair and Windy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SW 29 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.44 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Feb 10:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Independence KS

Wind Advisory February 27, 12:00pm until February 28, 03:00am
Red Flag Warning until February 27, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 27, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Tue

    Red Flag Warning

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 26. Windy, with a north northwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 26. Windy, with a north northwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Independence KS
 37.24°N 95.7°W
10:43 am CST Feb 27, 2024
10am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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