Snow From Central Rockies To Upper Midwest; Fire Weather Threats In Southern High Plains; Marine Impacts Along East Coast

A strong cold front is plunging through the Plains and pushing into the Mississippi Valley, while producing heavy snow from the Central Rockies into the Upper Midwest. Gusty winds and very dry conditions will create elevated to critical fire weather threats across the Southern High Plains. A large and powerful offshore storm will produce a variety of marine impacts along the East Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marshalltown, Marshalltown Municipal Airport (KMIW)

Lat: 42.11°NLon: 92.92°WElev: 971ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Apr 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Grundy Center IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before 5pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 1am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain before 5pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 1am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. North northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Grundy Center IA
 42.36°N 92.76°W
11:19 am CDT Apr 2, 2020
12pm CDT Apr 2, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2020
 
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