Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (KIWA)

Lat: 33.31667° N Lon: 111.65° W Elev: 1381.0 ft.




Humidity 16%
Wind Speed WNW 4 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Apr 12:58 PM MST
Detailed forecast for

Southeast Valley/Queen Creek

Sunny and much warmer. Highs 83 to 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Clear. Not as cool. Lows 54 to 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph in the evening becoming north after midnight.
Sunny and warmer. Highs 88 to 93. East wind around 5 mph in the morning becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 66. West wind 5 to 10 mph in the evening becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Partly cloudy. Highs 91 to 96. East wind 5 to 10 mph in the morning becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Considerable cloudiness. Lows 60 to 66.
Sunny. Highs 91 to 97.
Friday Night
Clear. Lows 59 to 66.
Sunny. Highs 90 to 96.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows 61 to 68.
Sunny. Highs 94 to 100.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows 63 to 69.
Sunny and hot. Highs 96 to 101.

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116 PM MST Tue Apr 16 2024

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