Severe Weather Risks


Good morning bloggers,

There is a slight risk of severe weather over western Kansas later today into tonight, and then there is an increasing risk of severe weather later this weekend into early next week farther east. Before we go into the bigger storm system, we have two chances of rain to discuss. The first one is . . . → Read More: Severe Weather Risks

A great day & then a big change!


Good morning bloggers,

The weather pattern is about to amplify again, and this time block up a bit. It is the one part of the pattern that has shown some blocking in past cycles. Take a look at what this pattern has done to our area in the previous three cycles by reading the Weather 2020 blog: . . . → Read More: A great day & then a big change!

Rain All Around Us


Good morning bloggers,

It has continued to be a struggle to experience wide spread rainfall, and today continues that trend. There has been rain all around Kansas City, but as of 7 AM there are many spots that have not even had one drop. This may be about to change during the next couple of hours, but . . . → Read More: Rain All Around Us

Easter Sunday Thoughts


Happy Easter Sunday bloggers,

It will be a beautiful day with some increasing clouds. The chance of rain with a few thunderstorms will be increasing tonight into Monday. Hopefully it will come together as we need the rain. It should be great for a Royals sixth win in a row out at the K today.  Here is . . . → Read More: Easter Sunday Thoughts

A great, Good Friday!


Good Friday morning bloggers,

Michelle Apon here and I’ve have some wonderfully warm weather to tell you about.  Plus, details on the rain/storm chances for the end of the weekend.

Gorgeous and Great Good Friday:  A warm front will lift through the area and to reflect that, daytime high temperatures will reach the upper 60s to near 70°.  . . . → Read More: A great, Good Friday!

Rainfall In The Past Five Years


Good morning bloggers,

As we search for some rain today we have had a big problem with getting above average rainfall for years. Our last above average year for precipitation came in 2010, which came after a wet 2009:

After 2010 it has been a struggle.  Take a look at the last three years:

If you add in this . . . → Read More: Rainfall In The Past Five Years

The Weather Pattern Is Still A Dry One


Good morning bloggers,

We have had some rain and snow in recent weeks, but the overall precipitation has been rather low. KCI Airport has one of the lower totals, but it still represents the below average precipitation that has fallen in most areas. There was that one wet storm that produced significant flooding in areas southeast of . . . → Read More: The Weather Pattern Is Still A Dry One



Good Morning Bloggers!

This is Kalee writing this morning.  Who got up to see the “Blood Moon”?  If you did then post a picture if you took one.  My picture is really bad, so I’m not going to post it here, but I will post this picture I took as the moon was setting this morning on . . . → Read More: BBBBRRRRRR….

Freeze Warning!


Good morning bloggers,

There is a FREEZE WARNING for a hard freeze that is likely tonight.  Temperatures are already near freezing tonight as this latest cold blast arrives in the wake of yesterday’s storm system, and it will drop into the lower to middle 20s tonight.

Snow! Yes, a day after a strong line of thunderstorms moved through . . . → Read More: Freeze Warning!

Severe T-Storm Watch & Snow Is In The Forecast


Good afternoon bloggers,

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect the rest of the afternoon until 7 PM this evening. There may be a few severe thunderstorms with hail 1″ in diameter the main risk type. There may be a few thunderstorms that end up having some larger hail. The main threat this afternoon and evening may . . . → Read More: Severe T-Storm Watch & Snow Is In The Forecast