Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 1:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
11:00 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
1am CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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