Severe Storms in the North and Central Plains

Severe storms may produce damaging winds, some with winds 75 mph or greater; large hail; and locally heavy rain across portions of the Midwest. Critical fire weather threats continue in the Northern Rockies.. High Heat indices are developing in the South and Central Plains, including Kansas City; and excessive heat is forecast in the Phoenix Metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

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

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 8 Aug 4:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Polk County

Late This Afternoon
Sunny. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Low in the lower 70s. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph through midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Hot and humid. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms early in the afternoon. High in the lower 90s. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon. Highest heat index readings around 100 in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the lower 70s. Southeast wind near 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s. North wind near 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Cooler. Low in the lower 60s. Northeast wind near 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the mid 60s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the upper 60s.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the upper 60s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 80s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the upper 60s.
Saturday
Partly sunny. High in the upper 80s.



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324 PM CDT Sat Aug 8 2020
 
 

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