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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Algona (KAXA)

Lat: 43.08°NLon: 94.27°WElev: 1220ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 22 Feb 7:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Algona IA

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain after noon.  High near 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow between 11pm and 4am, then snow after 4am.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 31. Windy, with an east northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow before 3pm, then areas of blowing snow after 5pm. High near 34. Windy, with a north northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Rain after noon. High near 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain and snow between 11pm and 4am, then snow after 4am. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 31. Windy, with an east northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow before 3pm, then areas of blowing snow after 5pm. High near 34. Windy, with a north northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Algona IA
 43.05°N 94.26°W
7:18 am CST Feb 22, 2017
8am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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