Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Schenck Field Airport (KICL)

Lat: 40.72°NLon: 95.02°WElev: 978ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 14 Aug 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Clarinda IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 56.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Clarinda IA
 40.74°N 95.04°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
10:05 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
10am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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