Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain for the South-Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms capable of very large hail, damaging wind, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible Monday afternoon into the night from portions of the central and southern High Plains into southwest Texas. A heavy rain event with flooding is expected in the southern Plains into western Arkansas through the end of the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 10 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.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 10 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.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.69°W (Elev. 774 ft)
11:30 pm CDT May 16, 2021
12am CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 22, 2021
 
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