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Erika dissipates, Eastern Pacific tropics remain active

Erika has dissipated as a tropical cyclone and the National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for the system. The remnants of Erika could still produce rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches or more, along with gusty winds, across southern and central Florida beginning on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for Jimena and Ignacio.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fog/Mist

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 29 Aug 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Sunday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Oakdale IA
 41.73°N 91.52°W (Elev. 679 ft)
12:44 am CDT Aug 30, 2015
12am CDT Aug 30, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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