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

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

A Few Clouds

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 67. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 67. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
10:59 pm CDT Sep 18, 2018
12am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2018
 
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