Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88° N Lon: 91.72° W Elev: 840 ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 16 May 6:52 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Linn County

Late This Afternoon
Breezy. Mostly sunny. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
Tonight
Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Low in the lower 50s. North wind 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. High in the lower 70s. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Low in the upper 50s. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. High in the mid 70s. East wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 50s. North wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday And Friday Night
Not as warm. Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. High in the lower 70s. Low in the upper 40s.
Saturday
Cooler. Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. High in the upper 50s.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Partly cloudy. Low in the lower 40s. High in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 40s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. High in the upper 60s.



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500 PM CDT Mon May 16 2022
 
 

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