Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding are likely once again from the Southern Plains to the Midwest today. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast through the Memorial Day weekend. Above normal temperatures will lead to a heat wave across the Southeastern states into early next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.4°NLon: 90.71°WElev: 1040ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 24 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Bernard IA

Flash Flood Watch May 24, 04:00pm until May 25, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Bernard IA
 42.3°N 90.79°W (Elev. 1050 ft)
12:44 pm CDT May 24, 2019
2pm CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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