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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.71°WElev: 863ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Cedar Rapids IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Cedar Rapids IA
 42°N 91.69°W (Elev. 748 ft)
11:30 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
2pm CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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