Rain and Ongoing Flood Concerns in Texas

Pockets of moderate to heavy rain will persist in Texas and possibly extend into the weekend. Gulf of Mexico moisture continues to overrun a stationary front to produce waves of precipitation. The most vulnerable location is the saturated Hill Country in central Texas. A secondary area of heavy rainfall is also expected along the southern and central Texas Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 19 Oct 4:35 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Early This Morning
Mostly cloudy with light rain likely. Not as cool. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Today
Cloudy with light rain likely through mid morning, then cloudy with a chance of light rain before noon. Mostly sunny in the afternoon. Breezy. High in the mid 60s. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph shifting to the west 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tonight
Clear. Low in the lower 40s. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph through midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, breezy, cooler. High around 50. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, colder. Low around 30. North wind near 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny. High in the upper 50s. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Not as cool. Low in the lower 40s.
Monday
Sunny. High in the lower 60s.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 30s.
Tuesday
Sunny. High in the mid 50s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 30s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny. High in the mid 50s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of light rain. Low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of light rain. High in the lower 50s.



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435 AM CDT Fri Oct 19 2018
 
 

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