Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

97°F

36°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index109°F (43°C)
Last update 24 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lamar MOSimilar City Names

Excessive Heat Warning until July 24, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 98. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 98. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Lamar MOSimilar City Names
 37.51°N 94.27°W (Elev. 958 ft)
3:26 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
5pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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