Winter Impacts Finally Easing in the West; Rain and Storms Across the South; Flooding Threat in Hawaii

Impacts from the strong winter storm across the west will continue to ease through the day. However, additional mountain snow and rain will be possible through Tuesday. A front stretching from the Upper Midwest through the Southern Plains will increase heavy rain and thunderstorms from the Upper to Lower Mississippi Valley. In Hawaii, rounds of heavy rain will lead to flooding potential today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed S 23 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 4 Mar 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Riverton KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 41 early. North wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 40 early. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 41 early. North wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 40 early. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Riverton KS
 37.11°N 94.8°W (Elev. 850 ft)
3:01 pm CST Mar 4, 2024
3pm CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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