« View county listWinter Storm Watch
Including the cities of Mason City, Clear Lake, Humboldt,
Eagle Grove, Clarion, Belmond, Rockwell City, Manson, Lake City,
Pomeroy, Fort Dodge, Denison, and Carroll
939 PM CST Wed Feb 22 2017
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
* TIMING...Rain will transition to snow Thursday night into
Friday morning with winds increasing through the day on
Friday. The precipitation and wind are expected to persist
into Saturday morning.
* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 7 inches across northern
Iowa, with locally higher amounts possible.
* WINDS/VISIBILITY...Winds becoming north to northwesterly at 20
to 30 mph with gusts over 40 mph. Visibility will be reduced
to one half mile or less during periods of heavier snow and
* IMPACTS...Travel may be severely impacted as blowing and
drifting snow reduce visibility Friday into Saturday morning.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.