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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 22 Feb 10:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Polk City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north wind 7 to 16 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 38. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before 5pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 40 by 9am, then falling to around 35 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a northeast wind 16 to 22 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a north wind 7 to 16 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 38. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely before 5pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 40 by 9am, then falling to around 35 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a northeast wind 16 to 22 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Polk City IA
 41.83°N 93.77°W
9:03 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
11pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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