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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains and Deep South Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

23°C

74°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 7 km/h
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 4 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. East southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. South southwest wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
7:15 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
11am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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