Tropical Storm Forecast to Impact Southeast US This Weekend

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen to a Tropical Storm. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States and dangerous rip currents. Flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

14°C

58°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 1007.3 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 28 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: 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

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 8 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Memorial Day
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.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
3:10 am CDT May 28, 2016
4am CDT May 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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