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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 886ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.46 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 22 Feb 9:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

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Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 12:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely before 10am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then freezing rain likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Freezing Rain
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet before midnight, then freezing drizzle likely between midnight and 3am.  Low around 28. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    then Freezing
    Drizzle
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of freezing rain between 10am and noon, then rain after noon.  High near 38. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 11pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11pm and midnight.  Low around 23. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely before 10am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 11am, then freezing rain likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 31. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet before midnight, then freezing drizzle likely between midnight and 3am. Low around 28. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of freezing rain between 10am and noon, then rain after noon. High near 38. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 11pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11pm and midnight. Low around 23. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
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 41.78°N 93.71°W
5:19 am CST Feb 22, 2018
9am CST Feb 22, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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