Highest Severe Thunderstorm Threat Centered Over the Mid-Mississippi Valley Thursday

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts, large hail, and perhaps a couple tornadoes, are likely Thursday from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, a warm front will bring areas of rain showers to portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Apr 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.69°W (Elev. 774 ft)
12:37 am CDT Apr 18, 2024
1am CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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