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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 886ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light southeast wind.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 3 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
1:32 am CDT Aug 19, 2017
3am CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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