Skip to Content

Tracking a mild week, with storm chances this weekend

TODAY: Wednesday is starting mostly sunny, and possibly a bit foggy as clouds clear out before sunrise. With clearing skies, a calm to light breeze, and plenty of moisture after yesterday's rain, fog may be a concern early on. Otherwise, mostly sunny skies will dominate the forecast the first half of the day, before some cumulus clouds develop this afternoon, lending to a more partly cloudy sky cover. Temperatures climb to near 80 with today's sunshine. Winds are light and out of the northeast.

TONIGHT: Skies will clear overnight, and winds stay light and out of the north and northeast. Temperatures fall into the low 60s again early Thursday.

EXTENDED: More cumulus clouds return Thursday afternoon, and it's a degree or two warmer than Wednesday. Friday, winds turn more southerly, warming us into the mid 80s. A chance for storms enters from the west. Storm clusters may be winding down to our west overnight, so chances for rain in mid-MO are relatively low. Better chances return Saturday as low level jet winds get closer to mid-Missouri. These will likely drive thunderstorms Saturday afternoon and evening. Depending on progression of Saturday's storms, more development may occur further south and east in mid-MO on Sunday. A slight chance for storms remains in the forecast on Monday, but largely drier conditions are forecast for early next week. Temperatures are capped in the 80s through early next week.

Article Topic Follows: Video
Author Profile Photo

John Ross

BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION

ABC 17 News is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content