Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Algona (KAXA)

Lat: 43.08°NLon: 94.27°WElev: 1220ft.

Breezy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Algona IA

Severe T-storm Watch until August 20, 07:00am
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until August 20, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Tue

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Low around 68. South southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 68. South southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Algona IA
 43.09°N 94.26°W
5:03 am CDT Aug 20, 2019
5am CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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