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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1003.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Carthage MO

Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm
Flood Warning until May 2, 10:51pm
Flash Flood Warning until April 30, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
Flash Flood Warning
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    Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm
    Flood Warning until May 2, 10:51pm
    Flash Flood Warning until April 30, 12:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Temperature rising to around 63 by 10pm. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 53 by 10am. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Wind chill values as low as 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Wind chill values as low as 33 early. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers.  Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Temperature rising to around 63 by 10pm. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 53 by 10am. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Wind chill values as low as 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. Wind chill values as low as 33 early. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Carthage MO
 37.17°N 94.3°W (Elev. 997 ft)
8:26 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
9pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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