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Current conditions at

Ironwood, Gogebic-Iron County Airport (KIWD)

Lat: 46.53°NLon: 90.13°WElev: 1230ft.

Overcast

33°F

1°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 15 Oct 11:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Ironwood MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after 1am, then gradually ending.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 8pm and 11pm, then scattered snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after 1am, then gradually ending. Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 8pm and 11pm, then scattered snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Scattered showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Ironwood MI
 46.54°N 90.13°W (Elev. 1220 ft)
10:10 am CDT Oct 15, 2018
12pm CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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