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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Independence, Independence Municipal Airport (KIIB)

Lat: 42.45°NLon: 91.93°WElev: 978ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.39 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 26 Apr 4:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 54. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 54. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Independence IA
 42.48°N 91.88°W (Elev. 925 ft)
3:15 am CDT Apr 26, 2017
4am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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