Significant Wind Damage Possible Overnight in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Widespread severe thunderstorms with winds locally exceeding hurricane force will result in significant severe wind damage overnight along a corridor from northeastern Minnesota across Wisconsin to southwest Lower Michigan. Very hot to excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

28°C

82°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1016.2 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (75°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 28 Jul 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Frontenac KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 29, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 29, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 43. West wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 36.

    Hot

    High: 36 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 22 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 43. West wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Frontenac KS
 37.46°N 94.72°W (Elev. 285 m)
9:58 pm CDT Jul 28, 2021
10pm CDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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