Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Poplar Bluff, Poplar Bluff Municipal Airport (KPOF)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 90.32°WElev: 328ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 6 Jul 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Bloomfield MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 7, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 7, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 80. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Bloomfield MO
 36.85°N 89.95°W
1:15 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
1am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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