Severe Weather for the Plains; Record Warmth for the Great Lakes and Northeast

Thunderstorms, associated with large hail, wind damage, a few tornadoes alongside the chance of excessive rainfall, are expected this afternoon and evening across parts of the Great Plains. For the eastern shores of Florida, dangerous surf and rip currents are expected with a persistent onshore flow through today. Record high temperatures from the Great Lakes to the Northeast are expected today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64° N Lon: 91.54° W Elev: 650 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 3 Oct 3:52 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Johnson County

Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Warmer with lows in the upper 60s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Partly sunny. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Much cooler with lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph, increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday And Friday Night
Partly cloudy and breezy. Highs in the upper 50s. Lows around 40.
Saturday Through Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Highs around 60. Lows in the upper 30s.
Columbus Day
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
Monday Night
Clear. Lows in the lower 40s.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

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427 PM CDT Tue Oct 3 2023

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