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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain

22°C

72°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 4 Aug 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 21. South southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Heat index values as high as 35. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Low around 21. South southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Heat index values as high as 35. Northeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 303 m)
5:56 pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
6pm CDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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