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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 21 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 78. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 78. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light and variable wind.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
6:27 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
7pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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