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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chariton (KCNC)

Lat: 41.03°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1050ft.

Light Drizzle

50°F

10°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Mar 7:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Rathbun IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 47. North northeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 47. North northeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Rathbun IA
 40.86°N 92.94°W
7:18 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
7pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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