Fire Weather Concerns Continue in Southern California; Early Season Winter Storm To Impact East and Ohio/Mississippi Valleys

Elevated to critical fire weather threats persist for southern California through Thursday, before hopefully subsiding on Friday. A complex early winter storm is expected to produce heavy snow from the Mid MS Valley to western OH Valley and Interior Northeast, potentially significant icing in the south-central Appalachians and heavy rain from the Southeast to Mid-Atlantic coast the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

2°C

35°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 1030.5 mb (30.40 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 14 Nov 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -6. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -9. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -4. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -6. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -9. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -4. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.72°W (Elev. 240 m)
2:11 pm CST Nov 14, 2018
3pm CST Nov 14, 2018-6pm CST Nov 21, 2018
 
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