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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.46 in (996.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

Severe T-storm Watch until April 26, 02:00am
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    Severe T-storm Watch until April 26, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Low around 51. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 51 by 10am. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 37 early. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly after 2am.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 51. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 51 by 10am. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Wind chill values as low as 37 early. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly after 2am. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
11:57 pm CDT Apr 25, 2017
1am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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