Flash Flood Threats in the Southeast and Rockies

Two flash flood concerns the next few days across the U.S. The continued onslaught of monsoonal heavy rain and thunderstorms will impact Colorado and New Mexico today and Wednesday. Of most concern are recent and vulnerable burn scar areas for potential debris flows. Meanwhile, a stalled front will result in repeated rounds of slow moving storms from the eastern Carolinas to southeast Georgia. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Aug 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Today

    Today: Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph.

    Haze

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
6:59 am CDT Aug 3, 2021
10am CDT Aug 3, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 9, 2021
 
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