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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Storm Lake (KSLB)

Lat: 42.6° N Lon: 95.23° W Elev: 1489 ft.




Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 20 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 21 Jan 2:55 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Buena Vista County

Windy. Drizzle, freezing drizzle and slight chance of light snow in the evening, then rain, snow...possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet after midnight. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Snow and sleet accumulation around 1 inch. Ice accumulation of less than one quarter of an inch. Lows around 32. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph becoming 20 to 30 mph after midnight.
Windy, snow. Areas of blowing snow. Snow may be heavy at times. Snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches. Total snow accumulation 7 to 12 inches. Highs around 33. North winds 25 to 35 mph.
Monday Night
Windy. Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of light snow in the evening. Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Lows around 17. North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph after midnight.
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs around 26. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly clear. Lows around 15. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 30.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 18.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 29.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 43.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 26.
Partly sunny. Highs around 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 13.
Partly sunny. Highs around 22.

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257 PM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

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