Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Risk Continues for the Central/Southern Plains; Heat Wave Continues in the East

A Moderate Risk of severe thunderstorms is in place tonight for the threat of widespread, damaging thunderstorm wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes across the southern and central High Plains. A Moderate Risk for excessive rainfall continues from the northern Texas Panhandle into southeast Nebraska. In the Southeast, record high temperatures remain possible into the mid-week period. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 13 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Low around 66. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Low around 66. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:27 pm CDT May 26, 2019
2am CDT May 27, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2019
 
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