Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Today

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce an outbreak of severe weather in parts of the Plains today. Very large hail, damaging winds, flash flooding, and large/violent tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through central Oklahoma. Residents should review severe weather safety and heed any warnings. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waterloo, Waterloo Municipal Airport (KALO)

Lat: 42.55°NLon: 92.4°WElev: 873ft.

A Few Clouds

50°F

10°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 20 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Cedar Falls IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers.  High near 52. Windy, with an east wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 27 to 32 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. Windy, with an east southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with a southeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 52. Windy, with an east wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 27 to 32 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Windy, with an east southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with a southeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Cedar Falls IA
 42.53°N 92.44°W
8:33 am CDT May 20, 2019
10am CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 26, 2019
 
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