55° intermittent clouds

  • Today’s high: 65°
  • Wednesday 65° Windy with clouds and sun

  • Thursday 51° Rain and drizzle; cooler

  • Friday 62° Clouds and sun; warmer

Today

  • Feels like47°
  • Humidity 35%
  • WindsS at 28 mph
  • Barometric pressure29.92 in. decreasing
  • Dewpoint28°

Forecast

Wednesday: Windy with clouds and sun
Clouds and sunshine with winds gusting past 40 mph

High:
65
Low:
39

Thursday: Rain and drizzle; cooler
Cooler with periods of rain and drizzle beginning in the late morning

High:
51
Low:
36

Friday: Clouds and sun; warmer
Warmer with times of clouds and sun

High:
62
Low:
49

Saturday: Partly sunny
Partly sunny

High:
70
Low:
56

Sunday: A little rain
Mainly cloudy with a bit of rain

High:
67
Low:
51

FIRE WEATHER WATCH

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO 423 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014 ...EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY... .A VERY DRY AND WARM AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD EASTERN KANSAS AND NORTHERN AND WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI RESULTING IN RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 25 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. THIS COUPLED WITH VERY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS GUSTING TO 40 MPH WILL INCREASE THE POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE REGION. ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR VERY STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...002...003...004...005...006... 007...008...011...012...013...014...015...016...017...020...021... 022...023...024...025...025...028...029...030...031...032...033... 037...038...039...040...043...044...045...046...053...054...057... 060...102...103...104 AND 105... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR VERY STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY VALUES...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING. * AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON KS... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MIAMI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 060 LINN KS... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103 LEAVENWORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 WYANDOTTE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 105 JOHNSON KS. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 ATCHISON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003 WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 MERCER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007 PUTNAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 SCHUYLER... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011 HOLT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE KALB...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 DAVIESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015 GRUNDY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 SULLIVAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017 ADAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021 CLINTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 022 CALDWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023 LIVINGSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 LINN MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 MACON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 PLATTE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 029 CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 RAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031 CARROLL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 CHARITON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033 RANDOLPH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038 LAFAYETTE... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 039 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 HOWARD... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 JOHNSON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 PETTIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 COOPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 BATES AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054 HENRY. * WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. * TIMING...HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 30 PERCENT BY 11 AM AND BELOW 25 PERCENT FROM 1 PM THROUGH 6 PM. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT. * TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 50S TO UPPER 60S. * IMPACTS...FIRS CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD RAPIDLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG CONDITIONS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS. && MJ <

WIND ADVISORY

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO 347 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014 ..STRONG SOUTH WINDS ACROSS EASTERN KANSAS AND MISSOURI TODAY... .STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF SURFACE COLD FRONT TOADY...AND PERSIST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 35 THIS AFTERNOON...BUT CONDITIONS WILL STILL BE VERY NEAR ADVISORY CRITERIA FARTHER EAST SO HAVE INCLUDED THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA FOR TODAYS WIND ADVISORY. ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. * TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. * WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH ARE LIKELY. * IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED ROADS LIKE INTERSTATE 70...HIGHWAY 50 OR HIGHWAY 36. MOTORISTS OF HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER GREATER DIFFICULTY IN DRIVING. LOOSE OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS WILL BE TOSSED AROUND. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. ALSO...TAKE ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND OTHER LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS. && CUTTER <

RED FLAG WARNING

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO 348 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014 ...EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TODAY... .A VERY DRY AND WARM AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD EASTERN KANSAS AND NORTHERN AND WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI TODAY...RESULTING IN RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 25 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. THIS COUPLED WITH VERY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS --GUSTING OVER 40 MPH-- WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE REGION TODAY. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 001...002...003...004...005...006...007...008...011...012...013... 014...015...016...017...020...021...022...023...024...025...025... 028...029...030...031...032...033...037...038...039...040...043... 044...045...046...053...054...057...060...102...103...104 AND 105... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MIAMI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 060 LINN KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103 LEAVENWORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 WYANDOTTE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 105 JOHNSON KS. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 ATCHISON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003 WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 MERCER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007 PUTNAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 SCHUYLER... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011 HOLT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE KALB...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 DAVIESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015 GRUNDY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 SULLIVAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017 ADAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021 CLINTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 022 CALDWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023 LIVINGSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 LINN MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 MACON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 PLATTE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 029 CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 RAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031 CARROLL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 CHARITON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033 RANDOLPH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038 LAFAYETTE... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 039 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040 HOWARD... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044 JOHNSON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 PETTIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046 COOPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 BATES AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054 HENRY. * WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. * TIMING...HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 30 PERCENT BY 11 AM AND BELOW 25 PERCENT FROM 1 PM THROUGH 6 PM. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT. * TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO UPPER 60S. * IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD RAPIDLY AND BURN INTENSELY. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG CONDITIONS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. && CUTTER <