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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pella, Pella Municipal Airport (KPEA)

Lat: 41.4°NLon: 92.93°WElev: 886ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Jul 10:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pella IA

Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 22, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 110. West southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 110. West southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Pella IA
 41.4°N 92.9°W
9:33 am CDT Jul 20, 2017
10am CDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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