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Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fog/Mist

3°C

38°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 9 km/h
Barometer 1005.5 mb (29.68 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 2.41 km
Wind Chill1°C (33°F)
Last update 19 Jan 10:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

Dense Fog Advisory January 20, 12:00am until January 20, 12:00pm
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle before 1am, then patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then patchy drizzle after 4am.  Widespread dense fog, mainly after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 3. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 9am, then areas of drizzle after 9am.  Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Areas
    Dense Fog

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain or drizzle before midnight.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 5. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 5 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 5 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy drizzle before 1am, then patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain between 1am and 4am, then patchy drizzle after 4am. Widespread dense fog, mainly after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 3. East wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 9am, then areas of drizzle after 9am. Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain or drizzle before midnight. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 5. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
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 5. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 243 m)
11:14 pm CST Jan 19, 2017
11pm CST Jan 19, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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