Thunderstorms, Some Severe, and Heavy Rainfall Across the East

A cold front moving into the eastern U.S. will bring widespread thunderstorms and locally heavy rain to the eastern states. Excessive rain will be possible across the Mid-South and widespread flash flooding will be possible. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds may occur in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated-to-critical. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 26 Sep 3:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

Flood Warning until October 1, 04:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until October 1, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Mon

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
3:14 am CDT Sep 26, 2018
3am CDT Sep 26, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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