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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waterloo, Waterloo Municipal Airport (KALO)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 92.4°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 16 Jun 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waterloo Municipal Airport IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Waterloo Municipal Airport IA
 42.55°N 92.41°W
3:21 pm CDT Jun 16, 2021
4pm CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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