Severe Thunderstorms in the Northern Plains; Several Areas of Flash Flood Threat Today

Severe thunderstorms capable of intense damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes are expected from central Montana eastward across the northern Plains and into Minnesota this afternoon into tonight. Excessive rainfall may produce flash flooding today in portions of the northern Plains, east-central Texas into the Southeast U.S. and a portion of the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 7 Jul 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.52°W (Elev. 1017 ft)
7:27 am CDT Jul 7, 2020
6pm CDT Jul 7, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 14, 2020
 
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