Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

West Plains, West Plains Municipal Airport (KUNO)

Lat: 36.88°NLon: 91.91°WElev: 1227ft.

Partly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 19 Sep 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Plains MO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Isolated showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 96. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
West Plains MO
 36.72°N 91.85°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
1:11 pm CDT Sep 19, 2018
1pm CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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