Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sturgis, Kirsch Municipal Airport (KIRS)

Lat: 41.81°NLon: 85.44°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 12:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Howe INSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 56. East wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 72. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 56. East wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 72. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Howe INSimilar City Names
 41.73°N 85.43°W (Elev. 846 ft)
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