Local News Today Weather Update April 17th

Joplin, MO - After a weekend in the 30s and 40s, we finally get to experience a long term feel of Spring. Today we climb to the upper 70s with a strong wind this afternoon. A Low pressure will move north of us but ramps up the pressure difference. That difference will cause our wind to reach 20 to 25 mph with gusts reaching 30 to 40 mph. 

Rainfall and even clouds seem to hold off through the rest of the work week. Friday afternoon, more clouds will be present. Friday night will bring our next wave of rainfall. This setup will be slow moving but weak in energy. In the end, we will have received over an inch of rain but the sun returns Sunday afternoon. 

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