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

Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.71°WElev: 863ft.

Fog/Mist and Breezy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Cedar Rapids IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 10pm, then patchy drizzle with scattered showers between 10pm and 11pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers before 10pm, then patchy drizzle with scattered showers between 10pm and 11pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Cedar Rapids IA
 42°N 91.69°W (Elev. 748 ft)
5:29 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
7pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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