Zeta Landfall Expected Wednesday; Southern Plains Snow and Ice to Taper Off

Areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will slowly taper off across portions of the southern Plains on Wednesday as warmer air is drawn north ahead of Zeta. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday evening. Heavy rainfall is expected through Thursday along Zeta's track to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 27 Oct 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Walnut KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm. High near 46. Wind chill values as low as 30 early. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Patchy fog before 7pm. Low around 40. Northeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 46. Wind chill values as low as 30 early. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm. High near 46. Wind chill values as low as 30 early. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Patchy fog before 7pm. Low around 40. Northeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 46. Wind chill values as low as 30 early. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Walnut KS
 37.55°N 94.97°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:42 pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
12am CDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm CST Nov 2, 2020
 
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