Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

18°C

64°F

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1012.3 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 May 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 243 m)
2:14 am CDT May 24, 2016
2am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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