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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Madison Municipal Airport (KFSW)

Lat: 40.66°NLon: 91.33°WElev: 719ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 1:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Dallas City IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 71. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 71. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Dallas City IL
 40.63°N 91.15°W (Elev. 640 ft)
11:31 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
1pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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