Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson Municipal Airport (KMJQ)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.98°WElev: 1447ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 11:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Spirit Lake IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Spirit Lake IA
 43.43°N 95.13°W (Elev. 1447 ft)
10:14 am CDT Aug 17, 2018
11am CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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