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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

A Few Clouds

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 73. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Low around 53. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 73. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Low around 53. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:57 am CDT Mar 29, 2017
8am CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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