Barry Continues to Weaken and Move Northward; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Still a Threat

Barry continues to steadily weaken as it moves northward across the Mississippi Valley. Despite the weakening, the system continues to produce very heavy rainfall across this region, with the threat for significant flash flooding in some areas. In Barry's wake, a widespread heat wave is forecast to develop across the Central and Eastern states by mid to late week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ottumwa Regional Airport (KOTM)

Lat: 41.1°NLon: 92.44°WElev: 830ft.

Overcast

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 15 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Chillicothe IA

Excessive Heat Watch July 17, 01:00pm until July 19, 03:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light southeast  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Chillicothe IA
 41.09°N 92.59°W
3:34 pm CDT Jul 15, 2019
5pm CDT Jul 15, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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