Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 14 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 7:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 43. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 43. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
5:45 pm CDT May 3, 2016
7pm CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 10, 2016
 
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