Severe Weather and Flash Flooding From Plains and to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are forecast today, tomorrow, and Thursday from parts of the northern/central Plains into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, and Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain associated with thunderstorms may result in flash flooding from the northern and central Plains through the Midwest and into West Virginia and also in southern Mississippi and southeast Louisiana today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 5 Jul 9:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Forest City IA

Heat Advisory July 5, 12:00pm until July 5, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Forest City IA
 43.26°N 93.55°W
9:07 am CDT Jul 5, 2022
10am CDT Jul 5, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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