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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ankeny IA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain between noon and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers before 7am, then rain likely between 7am and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
Isolated showers before 7am, then rain likely between 7am and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Ankeny IA
 41.72°N 93.6°W
9:33 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
9am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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