Highest Severe Thunderstorm Threat Centered Over the Mid-Mississippi Valley Thursday

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts, large hail, and perhaps a couple tornadoes, are likely Thursday from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, a warm front will bring areas of rain showers to portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 18 Apr 12:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Dodge IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers, mainly after 3am.  Low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 56. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers, mainly after 3am. Low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 56. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Dodge IA
 42.5°N 94.18°W
11:33 pm CDT Apr 17, 2024
1am CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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