Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ottumwa Regional Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.1°NLon: 92.44°WElev: 830ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomfield IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 68. East southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 68. East southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomfield IA
 40.74°N 92.42°W
11:47 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
12am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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