Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Parts of the West & Plains; Strong Cold Front Over Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will continue to bring critical fire weather conditions to portions of the Plains and Western U.S. Meanwhile, a cold front will gradually advance eastward over the central and eastern states. Showers and thunderstorms - some locally heavy - are likely ahead of the front. Much cooler and below normal temperatures are expected behind the front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa Falls Municipal Airport (KIFA)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 93.27°WElev: 1138ft.

Overcast

11°C

51°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NW 9 km/h
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 28 Sep 8:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alden IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West northwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Windy, with a northwest wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 24 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 18 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. West northwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Windy, with a northwest wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 24 to 34 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Friday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Monday
Patchy frost. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Alden IA
 42.52°N 93.38°W
6:35 pm CDT Sep 28, 2020
9pm CDT Sep 28, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 5, 2020
 
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