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

80°F

27°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 24 Jul 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Joplin MO

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

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
1:26 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
3am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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