Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest

Historic and catastrophic flooding will continue across portions of the central Plains and Upper Midwest for the rest of the week. A weak low pressure system will slide through the region over the next couple of days and produce additional light-to-moderate rain. A series of storms begins to impact the West Coast tonight and into tomorrow with rain and mountain snows. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Wind chill values as low as 38 early. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 27 early. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Wind chill values as low as 38 early. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 27 early. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus KS
 37.17°N 94.83°W (Elev. 899 ft)
3:03 pm CDT Mar 19, 2019
4pm CDT Mar 19, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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