Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 20 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 75. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 75. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
5:57 am CDT Jul 20, 2019
6am CDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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