Severe Thunderstorms Possible from Ohio Valley to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat in Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with wind damage and a risk for a tornado, will be possible from the Ohio Valley, central Appalachians and Mid-Atlantic states on Thursday. Dangerous heat will be possible from the Central Plains into the northern Gulf Coast though the weekend. Heavy rain in the Southwest U.S. could lead to flash flooding over the next several days as monsoonal conditions persist. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 29 Jul 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburg KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 30, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 30, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind around 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Light south wind.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburg KS
 37.42°N 94.69°W (Elev. 892 ft)
9:44 am CDT Jul 29, 2021
11am CDT Jul 29, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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