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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ottumwa, Ottumwa Industrial Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.11°NLon: 92.45°WElev: 846ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Bloomfield IA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of rain after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 9 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm.  Areas of blowing snow after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow between 7am and noon, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 9 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Areas of blowing snow after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow before 7am. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow between 7am and noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomfield IA
 40.74°N 92.42°W
4:33 am CST Feb 23, 2017
5am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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