Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Iowa City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered sprinkles after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered sprinkles before 7am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered sprinkles after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Scattered sprinkles before 7am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.49°W (Elev. 748 ft)
3:18 am CDT May 7, 2021
3am CDT May 7, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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