An Active Start to the Week

A slow moving and large-scale system will produce widespread rain and thunderstorms the next few days across the central and southern Plains into the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley. Severe storms will be common across Texas through Tuesday before spreading eastward. The locally heavy rain will produce possible flooding and have a similar transition to the east through midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

60°F

16°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 66. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 66. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.72°W (Elev. 787 ft)
12:29 pm CDT May 23, 2022
1pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 29, 2022
 
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