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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Iowa City, Iowa City Municipal Airport (KIOW)

Lat: 41.63°NLon: 91.54°WElev: 666ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

8°C

46°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed E 22 G 44 km/h
Barometer 1015.4 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 4.83 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 29 Mar 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Branch IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 6. Breezy, with an east wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then rain likely.  High near 8. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then scattered showers between 8pm and 2am, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 9.

    Chance Rain

    High: 9 °C

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.

    Chance Rain

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 6. Breezy, with an east wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then rain likely. High near 8. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then scattered showers between 8pm and 2am, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 9.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
West Branch IA
 41.66°N 91.35°W (Elev. 243 m)
3:45 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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