Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

Strengthening high pressure will bring much above normal high and low temperatures. Widespread highs in the 90s to 100 combined with dewpoints surging into the mid and upper 70s will create heat indices as high as 110 through this weekend. In addition, overnight temperatures in the 70s to low 80s will reduce the ability of the body to recover from daytime heating. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Light Rain

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jul 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Solon IA

Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 81 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Solon IA
 41.8°N 91.58°W (Elev. 679 ft)
3:45 pm CDT Jul 17, 2019
4pm CDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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