Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast and Breezy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Oct 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 35.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.69°W (Elev. 774 ft)
4:45 pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
5pm CDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm CST Nov 7, 2020
 
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