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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

25°C

77°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 4 Jul 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 20 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)
10:30 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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