Early Wintry Conditions for much of the Eastern 2/3rds of the U.S.; Warm and Stagnant Air in the West

Arctic air will bring snow, freezing rain, gusty winds, and some of the coldest temperatures of the season east of the Rockies early this week. Heavy snow with potential for freezing rain will be possible for a wide swath of New York. Lake effect snow will produce heavy snow downwind of the Great Lakes. Warm temperatures continue in the West along with air quality issues in the interior Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Independence, Independence Municipal Airport (KIIB)

Lat: 42.45°NLon: 91.93°WElev: 978ft.

Mostly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.44 in
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 11 Nov 3:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Jesup IA

  • Veterans
    Day

    Veterans Day: A chance of flurries before 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 17 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Veterans Day
A chance of flurries before 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 17 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Jesup IA
 42.42°N 92.09°W
2:51 pm CST Nov 11, 2019
3pm CST Nov 11, 2019-6pm CST Nov 17, 2019
 
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