Extremely Dangerous Heat in the Western U.S. through Saturday; Heat Spreads East into Next Week

Extremely dangerous heat continues in the Western U.S. through Saturday with widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories. Hazardous heat will expand over much of the central and eastern U.S. late this weekend into next week. Confidence is increasing in extremely dangerous heat, particularly for urban areas in the Southeast and East Coast beginning Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 12 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Baxter Springs KS

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    High: 94 °F

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 76 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    High: 96 °F

    Mostly Sunny

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 75 °F

    Clear

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    High: 97 °F

    Sunny

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 78 °F

    Clear

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 99. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    High: 99 °F

    Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.

    Low: 78 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    High: 99 °F

    Sunny

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Baxter Springs KS
 36.99°N 94.69°W
5:50 am CDT Jul 12, 2024
6am CDT Jul 12, 2024-6pm CDT Jul 18, 2024
 
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