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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 17 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 11:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain after noon.  High near 52. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 43. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Rain after noon. High near 52. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 43. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 797 ft)
12:30 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
12pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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