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Stormy Weather Along the East Coast; Extended Warm-up for the West

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy rain, gusty winds, and thunderstorms along the east coast. Isolated severe thunderstorms could produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes in the Southeast. Heavy rains may result in excessive runoff and flash flooding. Building high pressure out west will produce above normal temperatures, especially, in the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed N 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Wind chill values as low as 47 early. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 42.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Wind chill values as low as 44 early. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Wind chill values as low as 47 early. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.72°W (Elev. 787 ft)
6:27 pm CDT Apr 23, 2018
6pm CDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2018
 
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