Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. today. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Mariana Islands early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.34 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Oct 8:15 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Today
Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny before noon then becoming mostly cloudy. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms through mid morning. A chance of light showers late in the afternoon. Breezy, cooler. High in the mid 50s. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tonight
Cloudy. A 50 percent chance of light showers until early morning. Breezy. Low around 40. West wind 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny through mid morning then clearing. Breezy. High in the lower 50s. West wind 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 30s. West wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph decreasing to up to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of light rain showers. High in the upper 50s. Southwest wind near 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low in the mid 30s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Cooler. High in the upper 40s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Low in the upper 20s.
Friday
Sunny. High in the lower 50s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the mid 30s.
Saturday
Sunny. High in the upper 50s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light showers through midnight. Low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 50s.



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737 AM CDT Mon Oct 21 2019
 
 

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