Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 1 May 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 797 ft)
7:44 am CDT May 1, 2016
7am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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