Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Council Bluffs (KCBF)

Lat: 41.27°NLon: 95.77°WElev: 1253ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NW 9 G 15 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Council Bluffs IA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Council Bluffs IA
 41.24°N 95.87°W (Elev. 978 ft)
7:53 am CDT May 31, 2016
9am CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 6, 2016
 
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