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Strong thunderstorms are possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine on Saturday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Saturday from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts with marginally severe hail also possible. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall could produce flash flooding from the lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley.
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Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 30 May 5:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Today

    Slight Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
5:14 am CDT May 30, 2015
6am CDT May 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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