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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mason City, Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW)

Lat: 43.16°NLon: 93.33°WElev: 1214ft.

Thunderstorm and Breezy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mason City IA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Mason City IA
 43.15°N 93.19°W
1:40 pm CDT May 25, 2015
3pm CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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