Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Marshalltown, Marshalltown Municipal Airport (KMIW)

Lat: 42.11° N Lon: 92.92° W Elev: 971 ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.40 in (995.5 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Tama County

Tonight
Mostly clear and breezy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds 15 to 25 mph, becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Breezy with highs in the lower 60s. Temperature falling into the upper 40s in the afternoon. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph, increasing to northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Little or no snow accumulation. Windy and much cooler with lows around 11. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, breezy and much cooler with highs in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear. Lows around 18. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming south 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, breezy and not as cool with highs in the lower 50s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear and breezy. Not as cool with lows in the mid 30s.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Breezy with highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening, then mostly cloudy with rain likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Breezy with lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Rain likely, mainly in the morning. Breezy with highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.



Click Map For Forecast
231 PM CST Mon Feb 26 2024
 
 

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database