Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chariton (KCNC)

Lat: 41.03°NLon: 93.37°WElev: 1050ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 9:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Melrose IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Melrose IA
 40.92°N 93.09°W
8:08 am CDT Sep 18, 2021
9am CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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