Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport (KMCI)

Lat: 39.3°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 1024ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Smithville MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. East wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 57. East wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. East wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 57. East wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Smithville MO
 39.41°N 94.51°W (Elev. 883 ft)
11:10 pm CDT May 23, 2022
1am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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