Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 26 Oct 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Steady temperature around 60. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Steady temperature around 60. Southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.52°W (Elev. 1017 ft)
9:44 am CDT Oct 26, 2021
10am CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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