Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. 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 37%
Wind Speed S 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Carl Junction MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Clear then
    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Carl Junction MO
 37.19°N 94.58°W (Elev. 899 ft)
5:17 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
6pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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