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Severe Thunderstorms For The Upper Midwest; Monsoon Continues In The Southwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible today in portions of the upper Midwest into the Great Lakes region. Heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains until midweek in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures return to the middle of the country today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 25 Jul 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.66°W (Elev. 732 ft)
1:15 pm CDT Jul 25, 2017
2pm CDT Jul 25, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2017
 
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