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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Independence, Independence Municipal Airport (KIIB)

Lat: 42.45°NLon: 91.93°WElev: 978ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 20 Oct 5:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Independence IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Independence IA
 42.48°N 91.88°W (Elev. 925 ft)
5:16 am CDT Oct 20, 2017
5am CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2017
 
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