Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Heat in the Memorial Day Forecast

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with possible flash flooding are expected from Texas to the Upper Mississippi Valley on Memorial Day. Also, a soaking rain with flooding is expected across south-central Florida. Meanwhile, a week of record breaking heat is going to get started across California into the Southwest and Great Basin, as excessive heat warnings stretch across the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Diamond MO

Flash Flood Watch May 25, 01:00pm until May 26, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Diamond MO
 36.99°N 94.36°W (Elev. 1096 ft)
2:58 am CDT May 25, 2020
4am CDT May 25, 2020-6pm CDT May 31, 2020
 
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