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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.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed N 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Scott KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    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

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. North wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
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 74.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Scott KS
 37.84°N 94.69°W (Elev. 896 ft)
11:13 am CDT Apr 24, 2018
12pm CDT Apr 24, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2018
 
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