Heat Continues in the Northeast; Fire Weather Threat Persists in the West

Above normal temperatures are expected to continue into midweek for portions of the Northeast, including the I-95 corridor from New York to southern Maine. Critical fire weather conditions are expected in the interior Pacific Northwest, with additional Red Flag Warnings in effect for the Great Basin and Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 10 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Carthage MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 74. South wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 74. South wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Carthage MO
 37.17°N 94.3°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:27 pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
12am CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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