• Today

    May 1

    63°Lo 45°

    Thickening clouds

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
  • Mon

    May 2

    60°Lo 40°

    Mostly cloudy with a shower

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Tue

    May 3

    66°Lo 48°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Wed

    May 4

    73°Lo 45°

    Sunshine; breezy, pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Thu

    May 5

    73°Lo 50°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      0%
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 63° RealFeel® 66° Precipitation 3%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 25 mph

Thickening clouds

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 45° RealFeel® 42° Precipitation 58%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 6 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy with a brief shower or two

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.06 in
  • Rain: 0.06 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

Temperature History - May 1

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  Today Normal Record 5/1/2015
High 63° 74° 91° (1952) 75°
Low 45° 52° 30° (1960) 42°

Solunar Information for Joplin, MO

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:23 AM with 13:45 of sunlight, then sets at 8:08 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:04 AM with 11:22 of moolight, then sets at 2:26 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
Last

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

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