Storms in the Heartland; Excessive Heat Will Build in the West

Isolated to scattered storms are expected across the central to eastern Plains on Wednesday and Thursday. These storms will bring a threat of large hail and damaging wind gusts. Record breaking heat is expected to begin to build across the west late this week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jun 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Frontenac KS

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Heat index values as high as 93. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Heat index values as high as 93. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Frontenac KS
 37.46°N 94.72°W (Elev. 935 ft)
4:28 am CDT Jun 23, 2021
4am CDT Jun 23, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 29, 2021
 
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