Mostly sunny with heat index values near 100

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Add to favorites
  • Email

Hot and muggy conditions expected again today with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s. There is a slight chance for some isolated to scattered showers and storms across central Missouri today, but most of the forecast area will remain dry. Storm chances will increase Wednesday and several rounds of storms are possible through the end of the week and into the weekend. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service:

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light south wind.

Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1 a.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.