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Winter Storm To Impact The Mid Atlantic and Northeast, Inclement Weather Pattern Continues Over The Western U.S.

A low pressure system will bring a wintry mix of snow, sleet, and rain to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. into Sunday. Heavy snow with accumulations of 4 to 8 inches will be possible in the New York City metro area which will lead to hazardous travel conditions. Across the western U.S., a series of storm systems will bring heavy snow and strong winds to the Rockies and the Cascades. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 14 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 17 Feb 3:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Cherokee IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Freezing rain likely after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Freezing
    Rain Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Blustery then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Freezing rain likely after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Cherokee IA
 42.78°N 95.51°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
3:15 pm CST Feb 17, 2018
5pm CST Feb 17, 2018-6pm CST Feb 24, 2018
 
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