A Powerful Storm System To Impact the Southern Plains through the Gulf Coast

A vigorous storm system will develop over the southern Plains today, bringing strong winds and fire weather concerns from southeast New Mexico to south Texas, as well as a risk of severe storms and heavy rainfall from the ArkLaTex to the central Gulf Coast. The severe storm and heavy rainfall threat will spread across the Southeast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fog/Mist

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 13 Dec 9:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Cherokee IA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Cherokee IA
 42.76°N 95.54°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
9:00 am CST Dec 13, 2018
9am CST Dec 13, 2018-6pm CST Dec 19, 2018
 
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