Heat Continues in the Northeast; Fire Weather Threat Persists in the West

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 5:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Clear then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
3:03 am CDT Aug 11, 2020
6am CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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