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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 20 Feb 10:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 797 ft)
9:45 pm CST Feb 20, 2017
11pm CST Feb 20, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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