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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain from Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible today into Sunday across the upper Great Lakes region to the northern Mid-Atlantic. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

99°F

37°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index108°F (42°C)
Last update 22 Jul 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 23, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 23, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Clear
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
6:12 pm CDT Jul 22, 2017
6pm CDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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