Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Estherville, Estherville Municipal Airport (KEST)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 1316ft.

Fog

62°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 19 Aug 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Emmetsburg IA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Widespread fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Fog then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Low around 65. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 72. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 65. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Emmetsburg IA
 43.11°N 94.67°W
3:47 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
6am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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