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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Forest City IA

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Low around 63. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Forest City IA
 43.26°N 93.63°W
12:11 am CDT May 28, 2015
4am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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