Inclement Weather in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast; Below Normal Temperatures Continue

A strong cold front will bring heavy wet snow from the eastern Great Lakes into northern New England and strong thunderstorms with damaging winds in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Well below average temperatures will continue behind this storm system or east of the Rockies, as numerous record low temperatures are likely. Critical fire weather conditions expected in the Southwest and Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed W 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 21 Apr 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
2:15 pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
3pm CDT Apr 21, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 27, 2021
 
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