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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oelwein, Oelwein Municipal Airport (KOLZ)

Lat: 42.68°NLon: 91.97°WElev: 1076ft.

Freezing Fog

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 18 Jan 11:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Oelwein IA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Areas Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread fog, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 10 to 14 mph.
Tonight
Widespread fog, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 3 to 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 11 to 14 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 7pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Oelwein IA
 42.67°N 91.9°W
11:43 am CST Jan 18, 2017
11am CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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