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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oelwein, Oelwein Municipal Airport (KOLZ)

Lat: 42.68°NLon: 91.97°WElev: 1076ft.

Light Rain

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 25 May 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fayette IA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Periods of showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 76. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 75. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a northeast wind 14 to 16 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 9 to 14 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Fayette IA
 42.85°N 91.81°W
5:58 am CDT May 25, 2015
7am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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