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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chariton (KCNC)

Lat: 41.03°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1050ft.

Light Snow

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.41 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 10 Dec 10:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Rathbun IA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 32 by 2am. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 32 by 2am. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Rathbun IA
 40.83°N 92.91°W
8:48 am CST Dec 10, 2016
10am CST Dec 10, 2016-6pm CST Dec 16, 2016
 
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