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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 16 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.53 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 24 Feb 4:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ankeny IA

Winter Weather Advisory February 24, 06:00am until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all snow after 4pm.  Areas of blowing snow before noon, then patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Breezy, with a north wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 7 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of rain and snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow, becoming all snow after 4pm. Areas of blowing snow before noon, then patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Breezy, with a north wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind 7 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 2am, then a chance of snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of rain and snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Ankeny IA
 41.72°N 93.6°W
4:03 am CST Feb 24, 2017
4am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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