Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday 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 Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oelwein Municipal Airport (KOLZ)

Lat: 42.68°NLon: 91.98°WElev: 1070ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed E 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Oelwein IA

Wind Advisory April 16, 07:00am until April 16, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with an east wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 68. Windy, with an east wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Windy. Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy. Heavy
    Rain then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 53. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with an east wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 68. Windy, with an east wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
Showers. High near 53. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind around 9 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Oelwein IA
 42.67°N 91.9°W
2:44 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
3am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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