Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW)

Lat: 43.15°NLon: 93.33°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.37 in (994.4 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Mason City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 51 by 11am, then falling to around 28 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest 19 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. Windy.

    Clear and
    Windy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 51 by 11am, then falling to around 28 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest 19 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. Windy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Windy.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Mason City IA
 43.08°N 93.25°W
10:49 pm CST Feb 26, 2024
10pm CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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