Heavy Rainfall Across the South; Strong Storm Impacting the Bering Sea

Heavy rainfall and isolated severe thunderstorms are possible across the South with a stalled front across the region. The remnants of Typhoon Hagibis continue to impact the Bering Sea with very strong winds and large waves. Elsewhere, a developing coastal storm is forecast to bring heavy rain and strong winds to New England late Wednesday into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 64. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming clear, with a low around 39. North wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 64. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming clear, with a low around 39. North wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
9:28 am CDT Oct 15, 2019
11am CDT Oct 15, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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