Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Schenck Field Airport (KICL)

Lat: 40.72°NLon: 95.02°WElev: 978ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 10:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Clarinda IA

Red Flag Warning until February 26, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 26, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 19. South wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 19. South wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Clarinda IA
 40.71°N 95.03°W (Elev. 994 ft)
10:31 am CST Feb 26, 2024
11am CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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