Labor Day en Labor Day Promises Heat Relief In Kansas City Metro <p></p><p>Metro Kansas City is baking in what may turn out to be the hottest day of the calendar year, August 30.</p><p>That could be a hundred degrees or higher.</p><p>Spotty rain is expected before the holiday weekend is half way through.</p><p>Downtown is 6.25 inches below the norm for the year, Olathe by more than 3.5.</p><p>Data shows even more dehydration if one considers the period June through August with Olathe scoring a mere&nbsp; 7.4 inches. That amounts to a summertime deficit of 6.02 inches.</p><p>Relief is anticipated within a matter of days.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:27:40 +0000 Dan Verbeck 42874 at What Are You Doing For Labor Day? <p>Hopefully you're <strong>enjoying the day off</strong> just like we are here at <em>Up to Date</em>.&nbsp; In our place, Christopher Kimball and the crew from <a href="" target="_blank"><strong><em>America's Test Kitchen</em></strong></a> will taste some wine, check out the latest kitchen gadgets and throw some shrimp on the barbie as only <em>ATK</em> can.&nbsp; Have a great holiday and we'll be back Tuesday!</p> Sun, 02 Sep 2012 18:54:32 +0000 Danie Alexander & Greta Wendelin 23789 at What Are You Doing For Labor Day?