Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. 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 84%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Airport Drive MO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 79. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 79. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Airport Drive MO
 37.15°N 94.5°W (Elev. 961 ft)
5:26 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
6am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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