Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFFL)

Lat: 41.05°NLon: 91.98°WElev: 787ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 2:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield IA

High Wind Watch February 24, 12:00am until February 24, 09:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 34. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 38. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 1am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain.  Low around 24. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix and Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 34. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 38. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 1am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain. Low around 24. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield IA
 41.02°N 91.98°W (Elev. 774 ft)
12:15 am CST Feb 23, 2019
3am CST Feb 23, 2019-6pm CST Mar 1, 2019
 
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