Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Council Bluffs (KCBF)

Lat: 41.26°NLon: 95.76°WElev: 1237ft.

Fog

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 0.15 mi
Last update 19 Sep 7:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Council Bluffs IA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Council Bluffs IA
 41.24°N 95.86°W (Elev. 978 ft)
7:44 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
8am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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