Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Council Bluffs (KCBF)

Lat: 41.26°NLon: 95.76°WElev: 1237ft.

Overcast and Breezy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 24 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.70 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Oct 4:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Council Bluffs IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Cloudy then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 46. North wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 46. North wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Council Bluffs IA
 41.26°N 95.79°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
4:35 pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
4pm CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 2, 2021
 
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