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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.83°NLon: -93.77°WElev: 902ft.

Light Unknown Precip

36°F

2°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 7 Feb 7:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Polk City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 10pm.  Areas of blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 10. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely before 8am, then periods of snow showers, mainly after 8am.  Areas of blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 19 by 9am. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 29 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated snow showers before 7pm, then scattered flurries between 7pm and 10pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 16 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 1 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 10pm. Areas of blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 10. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow likely before 8am, then periods of snow showers, mainly after 8am. Areas of blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 19 by 9am. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 29 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Isolated snow showers before 7pm, then scattered flurries between 7pm and 10pm. Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Polk City IA
 41.83°N 93.77°W
7:11 pm CST Feb 7, 2016
8pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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