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

Red Oak (KRDK)

Lat: 41.02°NLon: 95.27°WElev: 1043ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 18 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 24 May 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Red Oak IA

Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Red Oak IA
 41.02°N 95.27°W (Elev. 1050 ft)
12:17 pm CDT May 24, 2019
12pm CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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