Arctic Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Bitter Cold

Heavy snow will shift into the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes as an arctic front continues south and east. Bitter cold and dangerous wind chills can be expected across the Northern Tier states and into the Central Great Plains. A Pacific weather system will bring a wintry mix in the mountains and rain to the lower elevations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Storm Lake (KSLB)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 95.23°WElev: 1489ft.

Light Snow

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill-4°F (-20°C)
Last update 28 Jan 4:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Lakeside IA

Winter Storm Warning until January 28, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 28, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Steady temperature around 15. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 3pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 7 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 5 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before midnight, then a chance of flurries between midnight and 4am.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -26. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -27. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 1 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -9. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 2 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 14.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Steady temperature around 15. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 7 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 5 inches.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before midnight, then a chance of flurries between midnight and 4am. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -26. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -27. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -9. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Lakeside IA
 42.59°N 95.24°W (Elev. 1463 ft)
3:29 am CST Jan 28, 2023
4am CST Jan 28, 2023-6pm CST Feb 3, 2023
 
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