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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Spencer Municipal Airport (KSPW)

Lat: 43.17°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 1332ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Okoboji IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Okoboji IA
 43.34°N 95.15°W (Elev. 1440 ft)
10:45 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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