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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Partly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 24 Mar 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 48. East southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 39. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 48. East southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 39. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
2:48 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
3am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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