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Severe weather expected in the Southern Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Moderate Risk of severe weather (next-to-highest threat level) in the Southern Plains on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in north Texas and central Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City metro area. Numerous severe thunderstorms with very large hail, tornadoes, and damaging winds are expected into the late evening hours. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Mar 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 50. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 46 early. North wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 50. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Scattered showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 46 early. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
12:57 pm CDT Mar 26, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 26, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 1, 2017
 
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