High Flood Threat For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Heavy Snow Rolls Through Southwest Into Southern Rockies

A high threat for heavy to excessive rainfall near a stalled front will continue to heighten the risk for flash flooding across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South. Meanwhile, a cold system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snow will shift from the Southwest to the southern Rockies. This vigorous storm will impact the Eastern two-thirds of the country this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fog/Mist

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1029.1 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 22 Feb 3:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Ely IA

Winter Weather Advisory February 23, 12:00am until February 23, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain and sleet likely before 1am, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 1am and 3am, then rain after 3am.  Temperature rising to around 34 by 3am. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after 3pm.  High near 37. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 2am.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Chance Snow

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Freezing rain and sleet likely before 1am, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 1am and 3am, then rain after 3am. Temperature rising to around 34 by 3am. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after 3pm. High near 37. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 2am. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 22. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Windy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Ely IA
 41.88°N 91.51°W (Elev. 850 ft)
3:45 am CST Feb 22, 2019
4am CST Feb 22, 2019-6pm CST Feb 28, 2019
 
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