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Heavy Lake Effect Snow likely for the Great Lakes; Heavy Mountain Snow with Areas of Lower Elevation Snow and Freezing Rain in the West, Breezy and Cold in the Northern Plains

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Council Bluffs (KCBF)

Lat: 41.27°NLon: 95.77°WElev: 1253ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 7 Dec 9:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Council Bluffs IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Council Bluffs IA
 41.24°N 95.87°W (Elev. 978 ft)
9:05 am CST Dec 7, 2016
9am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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