Unsettled Weather In the West; Above Average Temperatures in the Central U.S.

A relatively quiet stretch of weather is expected across much of the Continental U.S. with the exception of the West Coast where rain and higher elevation snow will impact the Northwest and northern California through Tuesday. A critical fire weather risk is expected in Kansas and elevated in the surrounding areas. Record high temperatures are possible across the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 8 Mar 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Columbus KS

Red Flag Warning March 8, 12:00pm until March 8, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Wind chill values as low as 34 early. South wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Wind chill values as low as 34 early. South wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus KS
 37.17°N 94.83°W (Elev. 899 ft)
12:56 am CST Mar 8, 2021
2am CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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