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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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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.

Overcast

22°C

71°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 5 Aug 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
11:26 pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
1am CDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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