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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Pleasant, Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport (KMPZ)

Lat: 40.95°NLon: 91.51°WElev: 735ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 21 Jul 6:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Pleasant IA

Severe T-storm Watch until July 22, 12:00am
Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 22, 12:00am
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Pleasant IA
 40.97°N 91.55°W (Elev. 725 ft)
6:05 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
6pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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