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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 5:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Forest City IA

Winter Storm Watch January 22, 12:00am until January 23, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle between 11am and noon, then a chance of drizzle.  Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Patchy fog before 7pm. Steady temperature around 34. Windy, with a northeast wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain, snow, and freezing rain before 4pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Temperature falling to around 29 by 5pm. Windy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely before 11pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle between 11am and noon, then a chance of drizzle. Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Patchy fog before 7pm. Steady temperature around 34. Windy, with a northeast wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain, snow, and freezing rain before 4pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Temperature falling to around 29 by 5pm. Windy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely before 11pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Forest City IA
 43.26°N 93.63°W
5:18 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
5pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018
 
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