Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mason City, Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW)

Lat: 43.16°NLon: 93.33°WElev: 1214ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Mason City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 10am. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of flurries between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Blustery.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 10am. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
A chance of flurries between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Blustery.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Mason City IA
 43.15°N 93.19°W
2:02 am CST Dec 6, 2016
4am CST Dec 6, 2016-6pm CST Dec 12, 2016
 
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