Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ankeny IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 54. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 54. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Ankeny IA
 41.72°N 93.6°W
6:27 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
6pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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