Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a steady temperature around 45. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 49.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a steady temperature around 45. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
1:11 am CDT May 3, 2016
3am CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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