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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ottumwa Regional Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.1°NLon: 92.44°WElev: 830ft.

Overcast

3°F

-16°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.68 in (1041.2 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill-16°F (-27°C)
Last update 16 Jan 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ottumwa IA

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely before noon, then scattered flurries between noon and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -10. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely before noon, then scattered flurries between noon and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -10. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Ottumwa IA
 41.02°N 92.42°W
10:19 am CST Jan 16, 2018
11am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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