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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ottumwa, Ottumwa Industrial Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.11°NLon: 92.45°WElev: 846ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomfield IA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 52. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 52. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of rain between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomfield IA
 40.74°N 92.42°W
4:03 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
7am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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