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Partly Cloudy
Saturday 0%
High 79° / Low 59°
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the upper 50s.
Clear
Sunday 0%
High 80° / Low 60°
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High near 80F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Rain
Monday 80%
High 72° / Low 57°
Rain
Rain. High 72F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall near a half an inch.
Clear
Tuesday 10%
High 83° / Low 72°
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 83F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 20%
High 88° / Low 74°
Partly Cloudy
Decreasing cloudiness and windy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 88F. Winds SSW at 20 to 30 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 20%
High 92° / Low 75°
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies in the morning will give way to cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 92F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Friday 40%
High 87° / Low 69°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 87F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

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Raytown 911 Communications Center Readies Electronic Communications Service with Residents

Chief Jim Lynch recently announced that the Raytown Police Department began using a new communications service that allows it to send important, valuable community information directly to residents using the latest technology.

The Nixle Community Information Service allows us to create and publish messages to be delivered to subscribed residents instantly via cell phone text message. Notifications can also be accessed online at Nixle’s web site at www.nixle.com.

Messages may include street closures and storm warnings as well as other relevant safety and community event information. Plans to include other information are being considered.

Director of Communications James Brafford stated: “Nixle will allow us to notify the citizens of Raytown with a text message to their cell phone or pager when there is a significant incident that could affect them or their neighbors.”

The service is secure, reliable and easy to use for our group.

The messages can be sent specifically to residents registered within a ¼ mile radius, giving them the opportunity to receive trustworthy information relevant only to their neighborhood. Residents decide from which local agencies they want to receive information. Subscribers can also choose the way in which alerts are received, whether it is by text message or over the web.

Nixle builds on the foundations of other public-to-public communication services, such as Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace, but adds a key component: security. When citizens receive information from our agency via Nixle, they know it can be trusted.

Residents of Raytown and those in neighboring communities can immediately begin receiving pertinent information via text message and web by registering at www.nixle.com.

We are very excited to have you experience it for yourself.

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