Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mason City, Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW)

Lat: 43.16°NLon: 93.33°WElev: 1214ft.

Light Rain

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 18 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mason City Municipal Airport IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Mason City Municipal Airport IA
 43.17°N 93.34°W
4:36 am CDT May 24, 2016
5am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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