Snow Continues for the West and Northern Plains; Gusty Winds and Fire Weather for the Central/Southern Plains

A strong cold front continues to push across the Western U.S. today with a storm developing when it reaches the central Plains. Heavy snow will continue across the Intermountain West and Rocky Mountains and spread into the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Gusty to high winds and critical fire weather conditions are expected for the southern and central Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Madison Municipal Airport (KFSW)

Lat: 40.66°NLon: 91.33°WElev: 719ft.

50°F

10°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 17 mph
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 2 Dec 10:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Madison IA

Wind Advisory December 2, 06:00pm until December 3, 03:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Madison IA
 40.61°N 91.36°W (Elev. 518 ft)
8:45 am CST Dec 2, 2022
11am CST Dec 2, 2022-6pm CST Dec 8, 2022
 
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