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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

Newton Municipal (KTNU)

Lat: 41.68°NLon: 93.02°WElev: 951ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. High near 83. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 59. Breezy, with a north wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA
 41.56°N 93.25°W
5:12 am CDT Jul 6, 2015
7am CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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