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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.35 in (1028.6 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 11am, then a chance of drizzle between 11am and 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Wind chill values as low as 29 early. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Wind chill values as low as 37 early. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 46. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers likely.  High near 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 11am, then a chance of drizzle between 11am and 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Wind chill values as low as 29 early. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Wind chill values as low as 37 early. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 46. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers likely. High near 62. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:12 am CST Feb 22, 2018
9am CST Feb 22, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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