Cloud-to-ground lightning
Cloud-to-ground lightning
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Here’s the KRMS Weatherology Weather Forecast For Thursday July 1st.

For today: Overcast skies with scattered thunderstorms likely. Highs level off around 81, winds becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

For tonight: Lows level off around 66 under overcast skies. Northeasterly winds around 5 mph.


Additional info:

Flash Flood Watch

Issued: 108 PM CDT Wed Jun 30 2021
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
Portions of southeast Kansas, including the following areas, Bourbon, Cherokee and Crawford. Portions of Missouri, including the following areas, Barry, Barton, Benton, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Dent, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, Maries, McDonald, Miller, Morgan, Newton, Ozark, Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, St. Clair, Stone, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Webster and Wright.
Through Thursday evening.
Widespread rainfall is expected with embedded pockets of excessive rainfall that could lead to flash flooding. While widespread amounts are expected to range from 1 to 2 inches, localized areas of 3 to 5 inches will be possible through Thursday afternoon.
High rainfall rates cold lead to rapid rises of small creeks, streams and rivers. Low water crossings and low lying roads could become impassable. Low lying campgrounds next to rivers and creeks could also experience rapid rises in water levels through Thursday afternoon.