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.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 16 Jun 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galena KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Galena KS
 37.08°N 94.64°W (Elev. 912 ft)
7:29 am CDT Jun 16, 2021
9am CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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