Dangerous Heat and Humidity Continues Over the Midwest/ East; Severe Thunderstorms Upper Midwest Into Great Lakes

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through today from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts are forecast into tonight across portions of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin into Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

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

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Jul 3:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Late This Afternoon
Mostly sunny. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Tonight
Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, then numerous thunderstorms overnight. Cooler. Low in the upper 60s. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 70 percent.
Sunday
Cloudy. Numerous thunderstorms through mid morning, then a chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Not as warm. High in the upper 70s. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy until early morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of thunderstorms through midnight. Low in the lower 60s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny. High in the upper 70s. North wind 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 50s. North wind near 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph through midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny. High around 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Sunny. High in the lower 80s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 60s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 60s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 80s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the mid 60s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. High in the mid 80s.



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