Excessive Heat Continues today for Portions of Central and Eastern U.S.; Change in Weather Pattern this Week

Dangerous heat and humidity continues today from portions of the Plains to the East Coast. A cold front will bring lower temperatures, and potential for strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rain that could produce flash flooding to the Central and Eastern U.S. through early this week. High pressure shifts West this week with building heat and monsoonal moisture. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 21 Jul 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Girard KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind around 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 71. South wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms. Low around 71. South wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Girard KS
 37.51°N 94.83°W (Elev. 961 ft)
3:42 pm CDT Jul 21, 2019
4pm CDT Jul 21, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2019
 
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