For a change, there are no special warnings, watches or advisories in today's weather forecast for Kansas City, Kan.
According to the National Weather Service, skies today will be sunny with a high near 88.
Temperatures were 71 at 7:30 a.m.
Winds today will be 7 to 16 mph, gusting to 21 mph.
Saturday's forecast contains a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms, with a high of 82. The slight chance of thunderstorms and showers is after 1 p.m. Saturday. Saturday night should be partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday will be mostly sunny, with a high of 79.
If you're traveling to the southwest United States, be aware of a dangerous heat wave there beginning Friday, with record-setting heat in the forecast.
- Information from National Weather Service, posted by Mary Rupert