Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Threats Continue Saturday in the Plains and Midwest; Hot Holiday for the Southeast

Another day with severe storms, some significant with very large hail and tornadoes, and very heavy rain are expected through Saturday across the Plains and Midwest. In the Ohio Valley, isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail is possible. Heavy rain may produce flooding for the interior Northeast and in the northern California mountains. Building heat wave 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

54°F

12°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
6:29 am CDT May 25, 2019
7am CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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