Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.69° N Lon: 93.57° W Elev: 886 ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Dec 3:55 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Early This Morning
Clear. Northwest wind near 5 mph.
Today
Sunny. High around 50. Northeast wind near 5 mph shifting to the south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 20s. Southwest wind near 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny. High in the mid 40s. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 20s. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny. High in the lower 40s. Northwest wind around 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 20s.
Tuesday
Partly sunny. High in the mid 40s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low in the lower 30s.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light rain in the afternoon. High in the mid 40s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of light rain possibly mixed with snow through midnight. Low in the lower 30s.
Thursday
Partly sunny. Breezy. High around 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 20s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 30s.



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407 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018
 
 

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