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

Forest City Municipal Airport (KFXY)

Lat: 43.24°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.36 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 8:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Forest City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 45 by noon, then falling to around 28 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 50 °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.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 45 by noon, then falling to around 28 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50. 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 42. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Forest City IA
 43.26°N 93.63°W
7:50 pm CST Feb 26, 2024
9pm CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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