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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Oct 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 57. Wind chill values as low as 40 early. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 36. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Wind chill values as low as 32 early. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 57. Wind chill values as low as 40 early. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 36. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Wind chill values as low as 32 early. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
3:12 am CDT Oct 24, 2017
4am CDT Oct 24, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2017
 
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