Severe Storms Possible from the Plains to the Northeast Today

A cold front will produce severe storms, and possible localized flash flooding from the Central High Plains to Northeast today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and flooding across that region. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Thunderstorm

24°C

75°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 15 km/h
Barometer 1012.1 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 17 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Franklin KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 24 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 34. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 34.

    Hot

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind around 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 41. Southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 34. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Franklin KS
 37.51°N 94.75°W (Elev. 301 m)
11:57 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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