Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 7:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 62. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
5:44 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
7pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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