Sunny skies are forecast today for St. Patrick’s Day.
The high will be 57 with clear skies, according to the National Weather Service.
Temperatures were 24 degrees at 8 a.m.
A south wind of 7 to 16 mph will gust as high as 24 mph today.
With warmer temperatures and windier weather, there will be an elevated fire danger this afternoon, according to the weather service.
Light rain is possible Tuesday night. To the north of the Kansas City area, snow is possible Tuesday.