Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 22 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Joplin MO

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny through mid morning, then becoming cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 69. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny through mid morning, then becoming cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Joplin MO
 37.08°N 94.5°W (Elev. 997 ft)
2:43 am CDT May 22, 2022
5am CDT May 22, 2022-6pm CDT May 28, 2022
 
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