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Very Active Weather Pattern Over The Western And Central U.S. Through Midweek

A powerful storm system will bring heavy snow, strong winds, and dangerous travel to much of the western and central U.S. through midweek. Snowfall amounts could exceed one foot in a few locations. On the warm side of this system, heavy rainfall and flooding will be possible from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 17 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 18 Feb 4:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after noon.  Areas of fog before 2pm. High near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 7pm.  Low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after noon. Areas of fog before 2pm. High near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 7pm. Low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing rain between 7pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.66°W (Elev. 732 ft)
3:45 pm CST Feb 18, 2018
5pm CST Feb 18, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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