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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

7°C

45°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NW 19 km/h
Barometer 1008.1 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (39°F)
Last update 23 Feb 2:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 15 km/h.

    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Cloudy then
    Rain Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 9pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Low around 5. East wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow likely after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: -4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 0 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming east 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 9pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Low around 5. East wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow likely after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 243 m)
2:00 am CST Feb 23, 2017
3am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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