Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 15 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 20 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

Freeze Warning April 20, 09:00pm until April 21, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers between 2pm and 4pm.  High near 40. Wind chill values as low as 26. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost, mainly after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Frost

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 23 early. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Areas Frost
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers between 2pm and 4pm. High near 40. Wind chill values as low as 26. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Widespread frost, mainly after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. Wind chill values as low as 23 early. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:28 am CDT Apr 20, 2021
8am CDT Apr 20, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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