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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 6:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 79. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
6:26 am CDT May 25, 2015
7am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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