Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rain are expected across the Upper Mississippi Valley on Sunday, which includes the Twin Cities metro area. Meanwhile, heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding across the Mid Mississippi Valley and in the St. Louis metro region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa Falls Municipal Airport (KIFA)

Lat: 42.47°NLon: 93.27°WElev: 1138ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 9 Aug 4:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alden IA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Alden IA
 42.52°N 93.38°W
3:19 am CDT Aug 9, 2020
4am CDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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