Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 902ft.

Light Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 1 May 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Polk City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 51. North wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 62. North northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 51. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 62. North northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Polk City IA
 41.83°N 93.77°W
1:28 pm CDT May 1, 2016
2pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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