Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.11°N 94.57°W (Elev. 899 ft)
5:39 pm CDT May 13, 2021
6pm CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 20, 2021
 
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