Severe Thunderstorms in the Central Plains; Flooding Threat in the Southeast; Western Critical Fire Weather

Scattered severe thunderstorms are possible today across parts of Nebraska and Iowa, including the threat for large hail and damaging winds. Heavy showers and thunderstorms occurring today along a front stretched across the Southeast U.S. may result in areas of flash, urban, and small stream flooding. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast today and for parts of the interior Western U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69°NLon: 93.57°WElev: 886ft.

Partly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jun 7:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Polk City IASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 90. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 90. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Polk City IASimilar City Names
 41.78°N 93.71°W
6:23 pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
7pm CDT Jun 22, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 29, 2021
 
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