Heavy Rain Threat Along Central Gulf Coast; Severe Weather Possible Across Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall remains likely along the central Gulf Coast through Friday, from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. This rainfall may be excessive and produce flash flooding across the saturated region. Meanwhile, a strong cold front will push into the Upper Midwest and may trigger severe thunderstorms today. These storms may contain hail and damaging winds from Minnesota to Nebraska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Madison Municipal Airport (KFSW)

Lat: 40.66°NLon: 91.33°WElev: 719ft.

72°F

22°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Sep 7:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Madison IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 64.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Madison IA
 40.61°N 91.36°W (Elev. 518 ft)
8:02 pm CDT Sep 16, 2021
8pm CDT Sep 16, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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