More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Mostly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 21 Oct 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Mills IA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 11am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 59. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 11am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 59. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Mills IA
 43.41°N 93.54°W
11:33 pm CDT Oct 20, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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