Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Carthage MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light south wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light south wind.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Carthage MO
 37.17°N 94.33°W (Elev. 997 ft)
11:42 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
12am CDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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