Storms and Heavy Rainfall For Southern Plains and Texas; Increasing Warmth Across West

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy to excessive rainfall will be possible across the southern High Plains and much of Texas through Wednesday, with a slow moving storm system. Above average high temperatures are expected across much of the country this week, especially in the West, as a sturdy ridge of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

17°C

63°F

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1014.9 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Apr 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 22 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 47 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.52°W (Elev. 310 m)
7:12 am CDT Apr 22, 2019
7am CDT Apr 22, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2019
 
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