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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

27°C

80°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 1014.7 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (84°F)
Last update 26 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

Heat Advisory until July 26, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 26, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 8 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West northwest 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: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. South wind 8 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West northwest 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
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
5:11 am CDT Jul 26, 2017
5am CDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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