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Mix of precipitation forecast for much of eastern, southern U.S.

A system moving across the Great Lakes will bring a mix of precipitation from the southern Plains to New England on Tuesday. Rain is forecast from TX across the Southeast and into the mid-Atlantic, with freezing rain, sleet and/or mixed precipitation from the Midwest across the Ohio Valley and Central Appalachians. Snow is forecast from the northern Plains across the Great Lakes into New England.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Polk County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog. Warmer. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday Areas of fog early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in the morning...then showers likely and isolated thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent in the morning increasing to 70 percent in the afternoon.
  • Wednesday Night Showers likely in the evening...then rain or light freezing rain likely after midnight. Much colder. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
  • Thursday Mostly cloudy with widespread rain or light freezing rain or sleet in the morning...then mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. No sleet accumulation. Much colder. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent in the morning decreasing to 20 percent in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear early in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Friday Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs around 50.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
  • Sunday Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
  • Monday Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.