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Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 20 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Feb 1:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

Winter Weather Advisory February 19, 12:00am until February 19, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain between 1am and 3am, then freezing rain likely.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Freezing rain, mainly before 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Freezing Rain

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain likely before 5am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before noon, then a chance of snow between noon and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 20.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain between 1am and 3am, then freezing rain likely. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Freezing rain, mainly before 1pm. Temperature falling to around 27 by 5pm. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Freezing rain likely before 5am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet. Cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before noon, then a chance of snow between noon and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
11:19 am CST Feb 18, 2018
2pm CST Feb 18, 2018-6pm CST Feb 24, 2018
 
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