Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Prairie Du Chien Municipal Airport (KPDC)

Lat: 43.02°NLon: 91.12°WElev: 659ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 8:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elkader IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Elkader IA
 42.86°N 91.39°W
6:28 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
8pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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