Strong Cold Front Crossing the Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm to Enter the Western U.S.

A strong cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. today with widespread gusty to high winds, showers and thunderstorms, some severe, and in the Great Lakes and Northeast a change to snow following the front. Another significant winter storm will bring impacts to the West Coast beginning late tonight into the weekend. Very heavy mountain snow, strong winds, and heavy rain will all be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 28 Feb 1:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 44. Wind chill values as low as 30. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Wind chill values as low as 18. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Wind chill values as low as 17 early. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Wind chill values as low as 29. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 44. Wind chill values as low as 30. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Wind chill values as low as 18. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Wind chill values as low as 17 early. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Wind chill values as low as 29. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.72°W (Elev. 787 ft)
1:17 pm CST Feb 28, 2024
1pm CST Feb 28, 2024-6pm CST Mar 5, 2024
 
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