Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditons, Heavy Snow and Ice through Saturday

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and parts of the Northeast. The greatest freezing rain/glaze accumulations are forecast from the central Plains to the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Vinton, Vinton Veterans Memorial Airpark Airport (KVTI)

Lat: 42.22°NLon: 92.03°WElev: 846ft.

Light Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Garrison IA

Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 5am.  Temperature rising to around 31 by 4am. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Freezing Rain
    and Breezy
    then Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 8am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 7 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cold

    High: 3 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.

    Cold

    High: 6 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -10.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 5am. Temperature rising to around 31 by 4am. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 8am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 7 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -10.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Garrison IA
 42.07°N 92.12°W (Elev. 919 ft)
8:30 pm CST Jan 17, 2020
10pm CST Jan 17, 2020-6pm CST Jan 24, 2020
 
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