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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Airport Drive MO

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Heat index values as high as 92. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Heat index values as high as 92. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Airport Drive MO
 37.15°N 94.5°W (Elev. 961 ft)
4:11 am CDT May 27, 2017
5am CDT May 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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