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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
12:57 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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