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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
10:16 am CDT Aug 19, 2017
12pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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