Severe Weather Wednesday; Tropical Storm Cristobal; Dangerous Heat Over the Southwest

Clusters of strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Wednesday from parts of the northern and central Plains east into the northern Mid Atlantic. Tropical Storm Cristobal will meander over the Bay of Campeche before lifting north across the Gulf of Mexico on Friday. Excessive heat is forecast Wednesday and Thursday over the Desert Southwest including Phoenix and Las Vegas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jun 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.52°W (Elev. 692 ft)
1:29 am CDT Jun 3, 2020
2am CDT Jun 3, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 9, 2020
 
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