Strong Winds in Iowa Today

Iowa Wind Gust November 18th, 2016

The strong winds are one of the main news headlines in the state today. Winds have been gusting up into the 40 to 50-mph range. The following is a list from highest wind gust, to lowest measured wind gust today.

Location                     Speed   Time                 
Estherville Municipal Airpor 58 MPH  0311 PM
1 WNW Carroll                53 MPH  0310 PM
2 E Buck Grove               52 MPH  0100 PM
3 ESE Jolley                 52 MPH  0130 PM
Algona                       51 MPH  0315 PM
Carroll                      51 MPH  0235 PM
1 E Estherville              51 MPH  0340 PM
Webster City                 49 MPH  0355 PM
Creston                      48 MPH  0515 AM
Denison                      48 MPH  0235 PM
4 NNW Swaledale - I35        48 MPH  0230 PM
Atlantic                     47 MPH  0135 PM
Des Moines International     47 MPH  0108 PM
2 SSE Forest City            47 MPH  0215 PM
3 WSW Perry                  47 MPH  0115 PM
5 SSW Dows                   47 MPH  0250 PM
Waterloo Municipal Airport   46 MPH  0903 AM
Ames Municipal Airport       46 MPH  0323 PM
Marshalltown Municipal Airpo 46 MPH  0104 PM
2 NW Otho                    46 MPH  0340 PM
1 WSW Osceola                46 MPH  0600 AM
Boone Municipal Airport      45 MPH  0335 PM
Mason City Municipal Airport 45 MPH  0302 PM
Clarion                      44 MPH  0315 PM
4 S Iowa Falls               44 MPH  0235 PM
4 NE Anita - I80             44 MPH  0200 PM
1 E Dallas Center            43 MPH  0407 PM
2 SSW Grinnell               43 MPH  0815 AM
Ankeny                       43 MPH  0415 PM
Lamoni Muni Ap               43 MPH  0533 AM
Oskaloosa                    43 MPH  0215 PM
Knoxville                    43 MPH  0355 PM
3 NE Ankeny                  43 MPH  1241 PM
Ottumwa                      43 MPH  0210 PM
Plainfield                   43 MPH  0910 AM
3 N Steamboat Rock           43 MPH  0124 PM
1 N Rathbun                  42 MPH  0700 AM
3 E Creston - Us34           42 MPH  0520 AM
De Soto - I80 And 169        42 MPH  1220 PM
5 ENE Joice                  42 MPH  0310 PM
Irving                       42 MPH  0850 AM
2 W Altoona                  42 MPH  1200 PM
Chariton                     41 MPH  0635 AM
3 NNW Cumming                41 MPH  0243 PM
2 S Grinnell                 41 MPH  0810 AM
4 WSW Pella                  41 MPH  1200 PM
Newton Municipal Airport     41 MPH  0235 PM
Audubon                      40 MPH  0235 PM
Van Meter                    40 MPH  0419 PM
1 SW Ottumwa                 40 MPH  0302 PM
2 SW Prairie City            40 MPH  0348 PM
Ottumwa Industrial Airport   40 MPH  0330 PM
Zach Sharpe

My name is Zach Sharpe. I am the president and forecaster for the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. You can find me on Twitter @Stormchaserzach and on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/stormchaserzach/

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