Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 20 Mar 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 31.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 30.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 31.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
1:15 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
2am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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