Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 16 Jun 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mc Cune KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.

    Hot

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Mc Cune KS
 37.35°N 95.03°W (Elev. 906 ft)
2:29 pm CDT Jun 16, 2021
3pm CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 23, 2021
 
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