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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

4°C

40°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1025.6 mb (30.28 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill2°C (36°F)
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 2pm.  High near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 8. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and noon, then showers likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as 8. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2. West wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 16.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 2pm. High near 9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 8. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and noon, then showers likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as 8. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. West wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 304 m)
10:43 am CST Feb 23, 2018
11am CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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