Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Council Bluffs (KCBF)

Lat: 41.26°NLon: 95.76°WElev: 1237ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 18 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 8 May 6:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Council Bluffs IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely.  Low around 42. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely. Low around 42. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Council Bluffs IA
 41.26°N 95.79°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
5:45 pm CDT May 8, 2021
6pm CDT May 8, 2021-6pm CDT May 15, 2021
 
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