Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 9 Mar 1:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 65. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 65. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.69°W (Elev. 774 ft)
2:00 am CST Mar 9, 2021
2am CST Mar 9, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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