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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 19 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 77. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 77. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:28 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
12am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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