Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

A Few Clouds

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 12 Dec 5:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Riverside IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Riverside IA
 41.49°N 91.59°W (Elev. 722 ft)
5:45 am CST Dec 12, 2018
6am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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