Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and gusty winds to much of the Pacific Northwest, California, and Intermountain West through early next week. Storms may pose a risk for mainly isolated large hail across the central Plains into Missouri Saturday. The severe weather along with heavy rains will spread into the Mississippi Valley on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 23 Oct 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport IA

Freeze Warning until October 23, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  •  
    Freeze Warning until October 23, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sat

    Freeze Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 33. Calm wind.

    Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. East wind around 5 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 51. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 33. Calm wind.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 51. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport IA
 41.89°N 91.72°W (Elev. 899 ft)
3:16 am CDT Oct 23, 2021
3am CDT Oct 23, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 29, 2021
 
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