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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair with Haze

74°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 94. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 11 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
10:15 pm CDT Jul 4, 2015
12am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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