Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.73°NLon: -91.52°WElev: 666ft.

Light Snow and Breezy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NW 21 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 8 Feb 3:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Steady temperature around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow before noon. Temperature falling to around 19 by 5pm. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 15 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Steady temperature around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow, mainly before 4pm. Patchy blowing snow before noon. Temperature falling to around 19 by 5pm. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA
 41.73°N 91.52°W (Elev. 679 ft)
3:15 am CST Feb 8, 2016
4am CST Feb 8, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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