Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Light Drizzle

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. West wind around 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. West wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 3 to 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
4:02 pm CDT May 31, 2016
5pm CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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