Heavy Rain and Severe Storm Potential in Texas; Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal system will bring a threat of severe storms and heavy rain to portions of Texas the next few days. The main severe storm threat is large hail and damaging winds, but brief tornadoes will also be possible. Another storm system over the Upper Midwest may produce heavy rain and flooding, but on the drier side of the storm, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather threats. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
2:12 pm CDT Apr 22, 2019
3pm CDT Apr 22, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2019
 
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