Heavy Snow Expected Today in the Intermountain West; Rainy in the Mid-South

A winter storm will continue to bring heavy snowfall and gusty winds to the Intermountain West and Northern Great Basin today. Strong winds will affect southern California as well. Elsewhere, showers and thunderstorms will produce heavy rainfall from the Mid Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley into early next week. The flooding threat will increase over the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 26 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered sprinkles.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered sprinkles. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.52°W (Elev. 1017 ft)
3:42 pm CST Feb 26, 2021
4pm CST Feb 26, 2021-6pm CST Mar 5, 2021
 
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