Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.
A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedN 10 mph
Barometer30.19 in (1022.0 mb)
Visibility10.00 mi Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Current conditions at
Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)
Lat: 37.18 Lon: -94.5 Elev: 982ft.
Tonight Clear in the late evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 40. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Friday Breezy. Much cooler. Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s. North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Friday Night Colder...clear. Widespread frost after midnight. Lows in the lower 20s. Northeast winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight. Saturday Mostly sunny. Widespread frost early in the morning. Highs around 50. Light wind. Saturday Night Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Sunday Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. Sunday Night Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Monday Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent. Monday Night Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent. Tuesday Showers likely. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tuesday Night Colder. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent. Wednesday Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. Wednesday Night And Thursday Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
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