Unsettled Weather for Northwest, Central and Eastern U.S. Leading Up To Thanksgiving

A pre-Thanksgiving storm system will develop over the Central U.S. Tuesday then move through the East on Thanksgiving. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible from the south-central Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley while heavy snow is forecast for the central Rockies. Several fronts will keep the Northwest unsettled through midweek with rain, mountain snow and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Dodge (KFOD)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 94.18°WElev: 1161ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1030.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 23 Nov 10:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Pioneer IA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 3am.  Low around 33. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 44. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 3am. Low around 33. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 44. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Pioneer IA
 42.63°N 94.44°W
11:04 am CST Nov 23, 2020
11am CST Nov 23, 2020-6pm CST Nov 29, 2020
 
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