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The MBRFC is located in Pleasant Hill Missouri, which is just southeast of Kansas City. The office is co-located with the Weather Forecast Office at Pleasant Hill. We were formerly located in the federal building in downtown Kansas City, and moved to our current location in 1991. The Weather Forecast Office moved into the building in 1993 from its former location at Kansas City International Airport.

Map of MBRFC Forecast Groups (lower)

Map of MBRFC Forecast Groups (upper)

Detailed information about the office

Historic Flood Events

RFC Overview


We have a total staff of 19 employees, including a Hydrologist-in-Charge, a Service Coordination Hydrologist, a Development and Operations Hydrologist, 13 hydrologic forecasters, 3 hydrometeorologists, and an Administrative Support Assistant.  Regular office hours are 630 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily, and may be extended during flooding situations to provide operational support for Weather Forecast Offices and NWS Partners. Click here to find out more about staff duties.