Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Storm Lake (KSLB)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 95.23°WElev: 1489ft.

Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Storm Lake IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 64. North northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 69. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 64. North northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 69. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Storm Lake IA
 42.65°N 95.21°W (Elev. 1417 ft)
4:14 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
4am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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