Heavy Rainfall And Significant Flooding Possible Over Portions Of The Southern Plains

A series of slow moving storm systems will continue to bring the threat for very heavy rainfall on top of saturated ground over much of central and southern Texas this week. The potential exists for significant flash and river flooding through the end of the week and possibly into the upcoming weekend.
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Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jun 1:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
10:16 pm CDT May 31, 2016
1am CDT Jun 1, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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