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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Light Snow

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.48 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 9 Dec 11:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Forest City IA

Winter Weather Advisory December 10, 02:00pm until December 11, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered flurries before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. North northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Temperature rising to around 23 by 3am. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 26. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.

    Cold

    High: 6 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered flurries before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. North northwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Temperature rising to around 23 by 3am. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 26. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Forest City IA
 43.24°N 93.63°W
11:03 pm CST Dec 9, 2016
12am CST Dec 10, 2016-6pm CST Dec 15, 2016
 
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