Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16° N Lon: 94.5° W Elev: 981 ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 12:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Cherokee County

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Near steady temperature around 70. Light wind. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday Night
Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Friday
Windy. Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Friday Night
Cooler. Showers with thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers likely and chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light after midnight. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday
Cooler. Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Saturday Night
Cooler. Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Sunday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday Night
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Highs around 70. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.



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112 AM CDT Thu May 19 2022
 
 

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