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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 1am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 1am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:12 pm CDT May 26, 2017
12am CDT May 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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