Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 12 Dec 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Sheldon MO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 55. Wind chill values as low as 26 early. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle between 9pm and midnight, then rain likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Drizzle then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  Temperature rising to near 49 by 9am, then falling to around 41 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as 33. East wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly before midnight.  Low around 34. Wind chill values as low as 23. North wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 55. Wind chill values as low as 26 early. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of drizzle between 9pm and midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. Temperature rising to near 49 by 9am, then falling to around 41 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as 33. East wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly before midnight. Low around 34. Wind chill values as low as 23. North wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Sheldon MO
 37.66°N 94.24°W (Elev. 899 ft)
5:57 am CST Dec 12, 2018
6am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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