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      • 84°
      • 63°

      Updated Sunday, August 19, 2018

      We are tracking an area of low pressure that brings widespread rain and thunderstorms to the KWWL viewing area over the next 36 hours.  Most of the evening is dry, but after midnight rain will begin to overspread the area from south to north.  Lows drop to the middle and upper 60s.

      Rain and thunderstorms will continue throughout the day on Monday, and will likely become a bit more scattered by afternoon.  Some of the rain will be locally heavy, with area wide totals between 0.50" and 1.50", with locally higher amounts.  A few stronger storms are possible, especially in southeast Iowa, but the overall severe threat is low.  Temperatures will not warm much -- upper 60s north to mid 70s south and an ESE wind 10-15 mph.

      A breezy northwest wind takes over on Tuesday, bringing in cooler, more comfortable temperatures as high pressure moves in Tuesday night and Wednesday.  We warm back up by the end of the week, into the weekend, with a chance for storms Friday.

      Storm Track 7 Meteorologist Kyle Kiel

      7-Day Forecast: Waterloo

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 63°

      Partly cloudy, humid

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 73°
      • 66°

      80% chance of storms. Humid

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 61°

      Mostly cloudy and breezy

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 51°

      Partly cloudy

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 55°

      Mostly sunny

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 62°

      20% chance of showers/storms, humid, breezy

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 64°

      Partly cloudy, humid

      Currently in Waterloo as of

      • 78°(Feels like 80°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: ESE @ 9 mph
      • Barometer: 29.87 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:20:46 am
      • Sunset: 08:04:21 pm
      • Humidity: 68
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Cedar Rapids

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 66°

      Cloudy with late night rain

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 73°
      • 61°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 51°

      Mostly cloudy

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 55°

      A few clouds

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 62°

      Times of sun and clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 64°

      Scattered thunderstorms

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 69°

      More sun than clouds

      Currently in Cedar Rapids as of

      • 78°(Feels like 80°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: E @ 8 mph
      • Barometer: 29.88 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:19:02 am
      • Sunset: 08:01:14 pm
      • Humidity: 74
      • Visibility: 9 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Iowa City

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 66°

      Cloudy with showers late, maybe some thunder

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 73°
      • 61°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 51°

      Partly cloudy

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 55°

      A few clouds

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 62°

      Times of sun and clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 64°

      Scattered thunderstorms

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 69°

      More sun than clouds

      Currently in Iowa City as of

      • 81°(Feels like 84°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: E @ 9 mph
      • Barometer: 29.9 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:19:10 am
      • Sunset: 08:00:03 pm
      • Humidity: 65
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Dubuque

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 66°

      A few showers developing late

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 73°
      • 61°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 51°

      Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 55°

      Partly cloudy

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 62°

      More sun than clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 64°

      Scattered thunderstorms

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 69°

      Partly cloudy

      Currently in Dubuque as of

      • 78°(Feels like 80°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: SE @ 7 mph
      • Barometer: 29.94 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:14:04 am
      • Sunset: 07:57:47 pm
      • Humidity: 68
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Decorah

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 66°

      Considerable cloudiness

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 73°
      • 61°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 51°

      Clouds giving way to sun

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 55°

      More sun than clouds

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 62°

      Mostly sunny

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 64°

      A few thunderstorms possible

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 69°

      Mix of sun and clouds

      Currently in Decorah as of

      • 77°(Feels like 79°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: @ 5 mph
      • Barometer: 29.91 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:17:03 am
      • Sunset: 08:03:45 pm
      • Humidity: 74
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Charles City

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 82°
      • 67°

      A few showers developing late

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 71°
      • 61°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 51°

      Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 53°

      Plenty of sun

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 76°
      • 61°

      Mix of sun and clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 63°

      Scattered thunderstorms possible

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 66°

      Mix of sun and clouds

      Currently in Charles City as of

      • 77°(Feels like 79°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: SE @ 6 mph
      • Barometer: 29.9 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:20:55 am
      • Sunset: 08:06:46 pm
      • Humidity: 74
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Washington

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 84°
      • 68°

      Showers and thunderstorms

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 63°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 54°

      Times of sun and clouds

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 78°
      • 54°

      A few clouds

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 80°
      • 62°

      Times of sun and clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 81°
      • 66°

      A few thunderstorms possible

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 89°
      • 68°

      More sun than clouds

      Currently in Washington as of

      • 81°(Feels like 84°)
      • Few Clouds
      • Wind: ESE @ 9 mph
      • Barometer: 29.89 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:20:13 am
      • Sunset: 07:59:50 pm
      • Humidity: 70
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0

      7-Day Forecast: Prairie Du Chien

      Sunday
      Sunday's Forecast Image
      • 82°
      • 68°

      A few showers developing late

      Monday
      Monday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 64°

      Thunderstorms

      Tuesday
      Tuesday's Forecast Image
      • 72°
      • 53°

      Mostly cloudy

      Wednesday
      Wednesday's Forecast Image
      • 75°
      • 54°

      A few clouds

      Thursday
      Thursday's Forecast Image
      • 77°
      • 61°

      More sun than clouds

      Friday
      Friday's Forecast Image
      • 74°
      • 65°

      Scattered thunderstorms

      Saturday
      Saturday's Forecast Image
      • 85°
      • 67°

      Partly cloudy

      Currently in Prairie Du Chien as of

      • 79°(Feels like 81°)
      • Clear
      • Wind: ESE @ 3 mph
      • Barometer: 29.9 in.
      • Sunrise: 06:15:00 am
      • Sunset: 08:00:33 pm
      • Humidity: 63
      • Visibility: 10 mi.
      • UV Index: 0
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