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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 8:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Polk City IA

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.68°W
7:27 pm CDT May 26, 2015
9pm CDT May 26, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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