Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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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.

Rain Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 10 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 30 Apr 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain, mainly before 5pm.  High near 50. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain between 8pm and 1am, then scattered showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain, mainly before 5pm. High near 50. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain between 8pm and 1am, then scattered showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Isolated showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
11:44 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
1pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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