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Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 1 Mar 7:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Cedar Rapids IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance Rain

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Cedar Rapids IA
 41.97°N 91.66°W (Elev. 732 ft)
5:40 am CST Mar 1, 2024
8am CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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