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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Jul 9:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
8:00 pm CDT Jul 2, 2015
10pm CDT Jul 2, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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