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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain,large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains, while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Storm Lake (KSLB)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 95.23°WElev: 1489ft.

Fog/Mist

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 24 Mar 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Storm Lake IA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 36. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 36. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Storm Lake IA
 42.65°N 95.21°W (Elev. 1417 ft)
5:47 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
6am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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