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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lamar MOSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around 63. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 50. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around 63. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 50. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Lamar MOSimilar City Names
 37.51°N 94.27°W (Elev. 958 ft)
1:42 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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