Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (KLXT)

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 1014.2 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (87°F)
Last update 23 Aug 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lee's Summit MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 14 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Heat index values as high as 35. South southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 14 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Heat index values as high as 35. South southwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lee's Summit MO
 38.93°N 94.37°W (Elev. 304 m)
7:54 pm CDT Aug 23, 2016
8pm CDT Aug 23, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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