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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain,large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains, while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA
 41.73°N 91.52°W (Elev. 679 ft)
3:15 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
6am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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