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Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains to the Great Lakes

Several days of heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding and river flooding from the Southern Plains to the Southern Great Lakes. A band of freezing rain is forecast across portions of the Southern Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newton Municipal Airport - Earl Johnson Field (KTNU)

Lat: 41.67°NLon: 93.02°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.56 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-1°F (-18°C)
Last update 21 Feb 6:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Baxter IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 10. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before noon, then a chance of freezing rain between noon and 5pm, then a chance of snow and freezing rain after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Drizzle, snow, freezing drizzle, and sleet likely before midnight, then a chance of drizzle between midnight and 2am, then a chance of freezing drizzle after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow before 2am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 2am and 4am, then a chance of freezing rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then rain.  High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Blustery.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 10. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before noon, then a chance of freezing rain between noon and 5pm, then a chance of snow and freezing rain after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Drizzle, snow, freezing drizzle, and sleet likely before midnight, then a chance of drizzle between midnight and 2am, then a chance of freezing drizzle after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of snow before 2am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 2am and 4am, then a chance of freezing rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then rain. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Baxter IA
 41.82°N 93.16°W
5:34 am CST Feb 21, 2018
6am CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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