The Weather Hazard Threefold

A large dome of high pressure will continue the sweltering heat in parts of the West and the central Plains. Meanwhile, a cold front will produce severe thunderstorms, capable of all hazards, the next few days from the Mid-Upper Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley and Great Lakes. Finally, Potential Tropical Cyclone Three will bring heavy rain and flooding to the northern Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Jun 12:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. North wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south southeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. North wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south southeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
10:07 pm CDT Jun 17, 2021
1am CDT Jun 18, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 24, 2021
 
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