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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    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: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 65. South southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Low around 61. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
2:11 pm CDT May 24, 2015
3pm CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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