Temperatures today reached 93 degrees in Kansas City, Kan., according to the National Weather Service.
Tonight, there is a 20 percent chance of showers and storms before 8 p.m.
The weather forecast for the rest of the week is mostly sunny and hot.
Temperatures on Wednesday could reach 92; on Thursday, 94; and on Friday, 95, according to the weather service.
Then, Friday night, there is a 40 percent chance of showers and storms.