Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 12:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Rest Of Today
Partly sunny with scattered thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening. Low in the mid 60s. Northwest wind near 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
Friday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 80s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 60s. North wind near 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny. High in the mid 80s. Northeast wind near 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 60s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of light showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Sunday Night
Cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday
Cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. High in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 70s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Sunny. High around 80.



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1206 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018
 
 

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