Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Sep 6:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Forest City IA

Flood Warning until September 22, 08:45am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until September 22, 08:45am

    NOW until
    8:45am Sat

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. South wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. South wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 13 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Forest City IA
 43.24°N 93.63°W
6:32 pm CDT Sep 21, 2018
8pm CDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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