Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.4°NLon: 90.71°WElev: 1040ft.

Fair

17°C

63°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1018.6 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Jun 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Scales Mound IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Scales Mound IL
 42.49°N 90.23°W (Elev. 311 m)
2:46 am CDT Jun 29, 2022
2am CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
 
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