Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cherokee, Cherokee Municipal Airport (KCKP)

Lat: 42.73° N Lon: 95.56° W Elev: 1227 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 13 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.64 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Sep 1:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Cherokee County

Rest Of Today
Breezy, thunderstorms. Highs around 83. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Light showers likely and chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 51. West winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Cooler. Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Gusts around 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunny. Highs around 68. South winds 5 to 10 mph becoming 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows around 49.
Sunny. Highs around 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 56.
Partly sunny. Chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 74. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs around 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 45.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 67.

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142 PM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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