Snow, Blowing Snow, and Dangerous Wind Chills from the North Plains to the Northeast

A powerful storm system will moving northeast and offshore later Sunday. An upper level low will continue producing snow and blowing snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast, especially, downwind of the Great Lakes. Bitterly cold air will plunge into the Plains following this system, with wind chills as cold as -40 degrees. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mason City Municipal Airport (KMCW)

Lat: 43.15°NLon: 93.33°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast with Haze

-3°F

-19°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1028.1 mb)
Dewpoint -9°F (-23°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill-25°F (-32°C)
Last update 19 Jan 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Mason City Municipal Airport IA

Wind Chill Advisory until January 19, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until January 19, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -4. Wind chill values as low as -30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Wind chill values as low as -30. Windy, with a northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 3 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered flurries before 2am, then a chance of snow, mainly between 2am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -6 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow before 7am, then scattered flurries between 7am and 8am.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow and freezing rain before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy blowing snow before 5am. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -4. Wind chill values as low as -30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Wind chill values as low as -30. Windy, with a northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
Scattered flurries before 2am, then a chance of snow, mainly between 2am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then scattered flurries between 7am and 8am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow and freezing rain before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Mason City Municipal Airport IA
 43.15°N 93.34°W
2:49 am CST Jan 19, 2020
3am CST Jan 19, 2020-6pm CST Jan 25, 2020
 
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