Sunshine Waiting in the Wings
Periods of moderate to heavy rain with scattered thunderstorms are expected today. These storms may produce an additional 1 to 3 inches of rain on already saturated soils. This precipitation may lead to flash flooding and aggravate ongoing river flooding. Otherwise, temperatures will be in the low to mid 70s. Conditions will finally dry out tomorrow with just a slight chance of showers Saturday with highs remaining in the low to mid 70s.
Here's the forecast for the Sedalia/Whiteman AFB/Warrensburg area according to the National Weather Service:
ThursdayRain and thunderstorms likely before 3pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 5pm, then rain and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 70. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.Thursday NightA chance of rain and thunderstorms before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.FridaySunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.Friday NightMostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.SaturdayMostly sunny, with a high near 73.Saturday NightMostly cloudy, with a low around 57.SundayPartly sunny, with a high near 75.Sunday NightMostly cloudy, with a low around 61.MondayPartly sunny, with a high near 80.Monday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 65.TuesdaySunny, with a high near 86.Tuesday NightMostly clear, with a low around 67.WednesdayMostly sunny, with a high near 86.