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

Monticello Regional Airport (KMXO)

Lat: 42.22°NLon: 91.16°WElev: 827ft.

Overcast and Breezy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed E 22 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Stanwood IA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Low around 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Stanwood IA
 41.9°N 91.16°W (Elev. 869 ft)
8:05 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
10am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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