Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Snow Over The West; Critical Fire Weather Over The High Plains; Heavy Rain Potential Next Week

The threat for heavy snow will persist over portions of the Cascades, Sierra, and the Rockies into early next week. An extended period of dry and windy conditions will lead to critical fire weather over portions of the High Plains and Desert Southwest into Monday. By early next week, heavy rain, flooding, and severe thunderstorms could impact the southern Plains and lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Spencer Municipal Airport (KSPW)

Lat: 43.17° N Lon: 95.21° W Elev: 1332 ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist and Windy



Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 29 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 24 Mar 10:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Dickinson County

Rest Of Today
Snow in the late morning, then chance of light snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times in the late morning. New snow accumulation around 2 inches. Highs around 32. East winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Cloudy. Lows around 24. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Partly sunny. Highs around 34. Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy. Chance of freezing drizzle...possibly mixed with drizzle and snow in the evening, then light freezing rain likely after midnight. Lows around 29. Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of measurable precipitation 60 percent.
Light freezing rain...possibly mixed with rain in the morning, then light rain in the afternoon. Highs around 37. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Monday Night
Cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then chance of freezing rain and rain after midnight. Lows around 31. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of snow...possibly mixed with rain in the morning. Highs around 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 23.
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 44.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 26.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 38.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 22.
Partly sunny. Highs around 38.

Click Map For Forecast
957 AM CDT Sat Mar 24 2018

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database