Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Thunderstorm Hail

42°F

6°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 4 Mar 9:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery.

    Chance Rain
    and Blustery

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.66°W (Elev. 732 ft)
9:53 pm CST Mar 4, 2024
10pm CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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