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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Madison Municipal Airport (KFSW)

Lat: 40.66°NLon: 91.33°WElev: 719ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 11:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Madison IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of drizzle after 9pm.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of drizzle after 9pm. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Madison IA
 40.61°N 91.36°W (Elev. 518 ft)
9:45 pm CST Dec 16, 2017
11pm CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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