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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

  • Overnight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
12:00 am CDT May 29, 2015
2am CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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