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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 22 Mar 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Forest City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 54. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 45. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 54. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 37. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 45. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Forest City IA
 43.26°N 93.63°W
5:48 pm CDT Mar 22, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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