A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Columbus KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 54. Wind chill values as low as 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before midnight, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Low around 38. Wind chill values as low as 29. North wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 29 early. North wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 54. Wind chill values as low as 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before midnight, then a chance of rain after 5am. Low around 38. Wind chill values as low as 29. North wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 29 early. North wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus KS
 37.17°N 94.83°W (Elev. 899 ft)
10:57 am CST Dec 13, 2018
2pm CST Dec 13, 2018-6pm CST Dec 19, 2018
 
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