An Active Start to the Week

A slow moving and large-scale system will produce widespread rain and thunderstorms the next few days across the central and southern Plains into the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley. Severe storms will be common across Texas through Tuesday before spreading eastward. The locally heavy rain will produce possible flooding and have a similar transition to the east through midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
5:15 pm CDT May 23, 2022
7pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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