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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Current conditions at

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.12°NLon: 94.6°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

19°C

66°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 17 G 33 km/h
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 May 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 16 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 22. South wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 16. South southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 13 to 18 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 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South southwest wind 11 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 303 m)
5:00 am CDT May 24, 2015
7am CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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