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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Jun 3:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Fort Dodge IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Windy, with a south southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Windy, with a south southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 80. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Windy, with a south southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Windy, with a south southeast wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 80. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Windy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Fort Dodge IA
 42.46°N 94.21°W
3:33 am CDT Jun 7, 2020
4am CDT Jun 7, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 13, 2020
 
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