Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 17 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1006.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Iowa City IA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Iowa City IA
 41.67°N 91.49°W (Elev. 748 ft)
6:29 am CDT Jul 20, 2018
9am CDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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