Sunday Brings Heat Relief For Some; Flash Flood Threat Along Cold Front

A cold front shifting across the Central Plains, Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast on Sunday will bring some relief from the heat with cooler and drier air. Excessive heat holds Sunday roughly south of I-70. Heavy rain from thunderstorms along the front may bring flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City KS

Flood Advisory until July 21, 09:00am
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    Flood Advisory until July 21, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Flood Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 96. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 96. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City KS
 39.11°N 94.63°W (Elev. 892 ft)
5:40 am CDT Jul 21, 2019
6am CDT Jul 21, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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