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Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

April 2019 was a month with above normal temperatures and generally below normal precipitation, with the exception of south central Missouri which had above normal precipitation.

Climate Graphs

 

Springfield Temperature Plot for April 2019
Springfield Precipitation Plot for April 2019
Joplin Temperature Plot for April 2019
Joplin Precipitation Plot for April 2019
West Plains Temperature Plot for April 2019
West Plains Precipitation Plot for April 2019
Vichy Temperature Plot for April 2019
Vichy Precipitation Plot for April 2019

Monthly Climate Maps

April 2019 Precipitation Departure from Normal

April 2019 Precipitation Departure from Normal


April 2019 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

April 2019 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

Monthly Climate Normals

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
May
75.3
54.4
5.10
0.0
June
83.8
63.1
4.85
0.0
July
88.8
67.6
3.68
0.0
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
May
77.7
56.2
5.71
0.0
June
85.8
65.1
5.86
0.0
July
90.6
69.9
3.81
0.0
 
West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
May
76.7
54.2
4.94
June
84.2
63.2
4.02
July
89.5
66.6
3.55
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
May
74.5
53.2
5.04
June
82.6
62.1
4.63
July
88.1
66.5
4.44