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Continuous Heavy Rainfall And Threat For Flooding Over The Western Gulf Coast And Midwest; Excessive Heat Widespread Across The Desert Southwest

A very slow moving disturbance will deliver continuous tropical heavy rainfall and flooding along the Texas Gulf Coast into Louisiana. Additional heavy rainfall will be possible across the Midwest and Ohio Valley, from a circulation and stalled frontal zone. Very hot temperatures exceeding 110 degrees are likely over southern California, Nevada and Arizona, which includes Las Vegas and Phoenix. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Light Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Jun 1:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pocahontas IA

Flash Flood Watch until June 21, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until June 21, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Thu

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 70. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 69. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 70. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 69. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North northeast wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Pocahontas IA
 42.74°N 94.68°W
12:17 pm CDT Jun 20, 2018
2pm CDT Jun 20, 2018-6pm CDT Jun 26, 2018
 
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