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Severe weather possible in the Southern Plains and Southeast on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather to be possible on Sunday from the Southern Plains to the Southeast. The area of greatest concern is in eastern Texas, Arkansas and portions of Louisiana. In these areas, large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update on 19 Apr 5:55 am CDT

Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°N Lon: 93.57°W Elev: 902ft.

For More Weather Information:

Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

4 Miles NW Polk City IA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles NW Polk City IA
 41.83°N 93.77°W
Last Update: 4:41 am CDT Apr 19, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7am CDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2015
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