Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Audubon, Audubon County Airport (KADU)

Lat: 41.7°NLon: 94.92°WElev: 1286ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 12 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 14 Aug 10:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Harlan IA

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Harlan IA
 41.66°N 95.33°W (Elev. 1348 ft)
10:35 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
10am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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