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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Dec 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 44. Wind chill values as low as 29. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 47. Wind chill values as low as 22 early. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. Wind chill values as low as 26. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 44. Wind chill values as low as 29. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 47. Wind chill values as low as 22 early. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. Wind chill values as low as 26. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Showers likely before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
5:57 am CST Dec 14, 2017
7am CST Dec 14, 2017-6pm CST Dec 20, 2017
 
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