Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Threats Continue Saturday in the Plains and Midwest; Hot Holiday for the Southeast

Another day with severe storms, some significant with very large hail and tornadoes, and very heavy rain are expected through Saturday across the Plains and Midwest. In the Ohio Valley, isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail is possible. Heavy rain may produce flooding for the interior Northeast and in the northern California mountains. Building heat wave in the Southeast Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Liberal MO

Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 69. South wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 69. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Liberal MO
 37.53°N 94.49°W (Elev. 948 ft)
11:11 pm CDT May 24, 2019
11pm CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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