Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley

Showers and thunderstorms are possible from the Upper Midwest to the central plains and mid-Mississippi valley today and into tonight. Some storms may be severe, and heavy rainfall is also possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 24 Aug 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

Flash Flood Watch August 24, 07:00pm until August 25, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
10:44 am CDT Aug 24, 2016
1pm CDT Aug 24, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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