Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threats Early This Week

The threat for severe thunderstorms and flash flooding are likely from the central and southern Plains into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys and Mid-Atlantic early this week. A couple of slow moving systems will track west to east, while a plume of moisture focuses near a stalled front. Some of the thunderstorms could contain damaging winds and large hail, while flood watches extend from MO/IL to DE/NJ. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 17 Jun 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax IA
 41.91°N 91.78°W (Elev. 791 ft)
12:16 pm CDT Jun 17, 2019
1pm CDT Jun 17, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 23, 2019
 
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