Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 797 ft)
4:14 am CDT May 2, 2016
4am CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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