Active Weather Begins Tuesday Night


Good Sunday,

We are in for a near perfect Sunday of weather with full sunshine, light winds and highs around 70°.  Tonight will be clear and cool with lows in the 40s.  Monday will become windy with highs 70°-75°.  Then, the pattern gets rather active as a storm system forms Tuesday, bringing a strong cold front through. . . . → Read More: Active Weather Begins Tuesday Night

Calmer Weather for a Few Days


Good Saturday,

The current storm is over and it just missed KC as we were expecting, but boy did it come close.  Look at the radar from around 1 AM Saturday.  Paola to La Cygne to Butler was seeing some rather heavy rain with very little rain in KC.  If the northern edge was 20 miles further . . . → Read More: Calmer Weather for a Few Days

This Weekend Storm & Next Week’s Bigger Risk


Good morning bloggers,

A storm system is moving into the plains today. There is a small enhanced slight risk area that we will discuss in a minute. A much more significant severe weather risk is likely later this month as many of you have been discussion and wondering about in recent blog comments. One of the bigger . . . → Read More: This Weekend Storm & Next Week’s Bigger Risk

Weather Forecast Thoughts On Thunderstorm Chances


Good morning bloggers,

Kansas City Weather Time-Line:

Now through 9 PM: Dry with a 0% chance of any thunderstorms. High: 84°
9 PM to midnight: Thunderstorms developing west will be monitored closely as they go through various transitions in organization. The chance of a thunderstorm increases to 50% by midnight.
Midnight to 6 AM: The cold front moves through with . . . → Read More: Weather Forecast Thoughts On Thunderstorm Chances

Complex Weather Pattern


Good Tuesday,

We are tracking several weather features the next 4-5 days.  The chance of thunderstorms, heavy rain and severe weather depends on the timing and placement of these features.  So, let’s go through this crazy weather.

First, we have had showers and thunderstorms across Nebraska and Iowa as a cold front is moving east up there.  Some . . . → Read More: Complex Weather Pattern

Where Will Severe Weather Threaten This Week

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Good morning bloggers,

We hope you had a great Easter weekend.  The weather is rather calm as we wake up this Monday morning. The risk of stronger thunderstorms may arrive this week, but there are still many questions. Let’s take a look at this weeks set ups. But, first todays weather time-line in Kansas City:

Now through 5 . . . → Read More: Where Will Severe Weather Threaten This Week

Several Chances of Rain and Thunderstorms


Happy Easter,

We had another round of rain and thunderstorms last night with amounts ranging from .25″ north to around 1.25″ south, give or take .20″.  This was along a cold front that is now moving towards I-44.

WEATHER TRACK RADAR 1 AM SUNDAY: You can see the heaviest rain occurred from Downtown KC south and west.


2017 RAINFALL: . . . → Read More: Several Chances of Rain and Thunderstorms

T-Storms Likely Tonight


Good Saturday,

We are tracking several rain chances the next seven days.  We will focus on the weekend thunderstorm chances.  The first chance is tonight after 8 PM, so if you are headed to the “K” keep an eye to the sky.  The rain chances end 3-5 AM, so it looks dry for Easter, but there may . . . → Read More: T-Storms Likely Tonight

Dry for another day, then some rain Friday


Good morning bloggers,

Most of the nation is having a rather quiet day on this April 13th. There are three main features we are tracking.

Morning cold rain in Chicago

A disturbance tracking northeast across the southern plains
Another storm out west
Here is the radar image as of 7:40 AM:

Lake Tahoe is getting more snow today. It has been an . . . → Read More: Dry for another day, then some rain Friday

Rain Enters The Forecast


Good Wednesday morning bloggers,

The chance of rain will begin going up after a few dry days. We were way below average going into the last week of March and now we are an inch and a half above average:


The chance of rain is still low on Wednesday, and just 20% on Thursday. The best chance is . . . → Read More: Rain Enters The Forecast