Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jackson, Jackson Municipal Airport (KMJQ)

Lat: 43.65°NLon: 94.98°WElev: 1447ft.

Light Drizzle

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Orleans IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 63. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  High near 68. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. High near 68. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Orleans IA
 43.45°N 95.1°W (Elev. 1401 ft)
4:14 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
5am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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