Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.35 in (993.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 26 Feb 11:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Cedar Rapids IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 19.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.
Monday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Cedar Rapids IA
 42.02°N 91.66°W (Elev. 801 ft)
11:44 pm CST Feb 26, 2024
12am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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