Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73°NLon: 95.56°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Marcus IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Marcus IA
 42.82°N 95.8°W (Elev. 1496 ft)
4:30 pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
5pm CDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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