Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Warnings are in effect across this region.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.2035° N Lon: 94.3406° W Elev: 981 ft.




Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 6 Feb 6:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Jasper County

Late This Afternoon
Clear. Temperature falling to around 50. West wind around 10 mph.
Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Low in the mid 30s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Breezy. Partly cloudy. High in the mid 50s. Southwest wind around 15 mph in the morning shifting to the northwest in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Breezy. Partly cloudy until early morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Low around 30. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Windy. Much colder. Mostly cloudy in the morning and early afternoon then becoming partly sunny. Scattered flurries. High in the lower 30s. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
Monday Night
Blustery. Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 20s. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
Partly cloudy. High around 40.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 20s.
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 40s.
Wednesday Night
Clear. Low around 30.
Thursday Through Friday Night
Mostly clear. High in the lower 50s. Low around 30.
Partly cloudy. High around 50.

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