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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFFL)

Lat: 41.05°NLon: 91.98°WElev: 787ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 12:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 4am, then showers after 4am.  Low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 4am, then showers after 4am. Low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield IA
 41.02°N 91.98°W (Elev. 774 ft)
11:30 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
12am CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2017
 
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