Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Poplar Bluff, Poplar Bluff Municipal Airport (KPOF)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 90.32°WElev: 328ft.

A Few Clouds

89°F

32°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 18 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Silva MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Silva MO
 37.18°N 90.46°W
3:16 pm CDT May 18, 2022
4pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 24, 2022
 
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