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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Partly Cloudy

17°C

62°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 28 km/h
Barometer 1017.1 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 15. North northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind 18 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 15. North northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 303 m)
10:40 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
11am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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