Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.4°NLon: 90.71°WElev: 1040ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Scales Mound IL

Heat Advisory July 5, 12:00pm until July 5, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Scales Mound IL
 42.51°N 90.23°W (Elev. 1102 ft)
6:01 pm CDT Jul 4, 2022
7pm CDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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