Strong winds are expected over the area today with some gusts reaching up to 40-50mph. Light rain over northern Missouri will move off to the east by early afternoon, leaving a breezy, but nice Wednesday afternoon. Cooler and drier conditions will prevail through early next week.

Here's the forecast for the Sedalia/Whiteman AFB/Warrensburg area according to the National Weather Service:

Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.