Heavy Rain For Carolinas and Virginia; Severe In Texas; Heat Out West

An area of low pressure and tropical moisture will surge into parts of the Carolinas and Virginia. Heavy rain and flooding are likely today into tonight. Severe thunderstorms with all hazards are likely in central Texas later today. Finally, the sweltering heat wave will continue the rest of the week across the West, expanding across the Rockies by the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 27 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Riverton KS

Flood Advisory until May 27, 11:00am
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Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flood Advisory until May 27, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Wed

    Flood Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 62. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 62. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Riverton KS
 37.11°N 94.8°W (Elev. 850 ft)
5:28 am CDT May 27, 2020
5am CDT May 27, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2020
 
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