Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington (KAWG)

Lat: 41.28°NLon: 91.67°WElev: 755ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Kalona IA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Kalona IA
 41.45°N 91.7°W (Elev. 748 ft)
5:46 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
6am CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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