Severe Weather in the Southeast and Heavy Rain in the Northeast

Low pressure and a trailing cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. through this evening. Severe thunderstorms will be most common in the Southeast states where an Enhanced Risk exists over the Carolinas for a threat of damaging winds. Heavy rain will bring an elevated potential for flash flooding from the upper Ohio River Valley into northern Vermont where Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Jun 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Clear then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton KS
 37.08°N 94.69°W (Elev. 856 ft)
4:42 pm CDT Jun 20, 2019
5pm CDT Jun 20, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 27, 2019
 
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