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Severe weather threat continues on Sunday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in north Texas and Oklahoma. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but a couple of tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 25 Mar 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 42 early. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 51. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm.  High near 62. North wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49.

    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 42 early. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 51. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm. High near 62. North wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
7:42 pm CDT Mar 25, 2017
8pm CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 1, 2017
 
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