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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 650ft.

Fog/Mist

1°C

33°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 9 km/h
Barometer 1018.0 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill-3°C (27°F)
Last update 17 Dec 8:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 5. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 5 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Areas Fog

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 8.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 5. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Areas of fog after 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 243 m)
8:29 am CST Dec 17, 2017
9am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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