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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 5 Jul 11:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. High near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
7:45 pm CDT Jul 5, 2015
1am CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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