Strong Storm System To Impact The West

A large, strong and moist Pacific storm system will impact a good portion of the West on Friday through the upcoming weekend. Heavy rain, strong winds, heavy mountain snow and rough surf can be expected. The heavy rain may result in some flash flooding on Friday and Saturday across northern portions of California and southwestern Oregon, especially near recent burn scar areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

17°C

63°F

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed S 24 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1012.9 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 5 Dec 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 2am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Light and variable wind becoming north 16 to 21 km/h after midnight.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. North wind 16 to 26 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 13.

    Cloudy

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 2am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Light and variable wind becoming north 16 to 21 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. North wind 16 to 26 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Calm wind.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
A chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.72°W (Elev. 240 m)
11:12 am CST Dec 5, 2019
12pm CST Dec 5, 2019-6pm CST Dec 11, 2019
 
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