Widespread Heat This Week; Monsoon Rain Lingers

Widespread heat concerns are expected through at least midweek as high pressure covers a large portion of the U.S., especially the Central half. Excessive heat warnings and watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast and in parts of the West. Flood watches continue in parts of the Southwest due to the heavy monsoon rain threat. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 26 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin KS

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. East wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. Light east wind.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 74.

    Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. East wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. Light east wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light southeast wind.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin KS
 37.53°N 94.72°W (Elev. 997 ft)
10:44 am CDT Jul 26, 2021
10am CDT Jul 26, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2021
 
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