Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
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Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Cherokee IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Windy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of frost after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Windy, with a south southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Areas of frost after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Cherokee IA
 42.78°N 95.51°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
10:30 pm CDT May 18, 2022
12am CDT May 19, 2022-6pm CDT May 24, 2022
 
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