Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible Through the Holiday Weekend

Severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and additional flash flooding will remain possible across much of the central U.S. and into parts of the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through Monday. Elsewhere, cool and unsettled weather will persist over the West, while record high temperatures are expected in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 10:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
8:29 am CDT May 26, 2019
10am CDT May 26, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2019
 
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