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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fog

47°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 21 Feb 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 45. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Wind chill values as low as 43 early. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 45. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Wind chill values as low as 43 early. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
5:57 am CST Feb 21, 2017
7am CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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