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Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 38.96°NLon: 94.37°WElev: 1004ft.

Fair

-7°C

20°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 13 km/h
Barometer 1032.8 mb (30.46 in)
Dewpoint -12°C (10°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-12°C (10°F)
Last update 7 Dec 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Independence MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near -4. West northwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around -13. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near -4. West northwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around -13. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
Independence MO
 39.08°N 94.34°W (Elev. 274 m)
11:40 pm CST Dec 7, 2016
11pm CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 14, 2016
 
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