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Cedar Rapids Current Weather

Temperature, wind, rain and more for Cedar Rapids

Iowa, United States Of America

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Lat: 41.88 Lon: -91.71 Alt: 263m
Sun 19th May 21:52UTC
26°C / 78°F
Clear skies
16km
0%
39%
1013mb
NE (7 mph/11 km/h)
Lat: 41.63 Lon: -91.54 Alt: 203m
Sun 19th May 21:52UTC
28°C / 82°F
Clear skies
16km
0%
41%
1013mb
NNE (8 mph/13 km/h)
Lat: 42.22 Lon: -92.03 Alt: 258m
Sun 19th May 22:30UTC
22°C / 71°F
Light Rain
16km
100%
56%
1013mb
ENE (11 mph/17 km/h)

Today and Tomorrow Forecast

DayLocal TimeDirSpeed/
Gust
Temp/
Feels Like
HumidityPressureCloud AmountPrecip AmountWeather
Sun 19
May
15:00

ESE
ESE

4 / 5 mph 81 / 79°F 51% 1014 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 28%
High level cloud: 28%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
29%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
18:00

ENE
ENE

8 / 14 mph 77 / 77°F 73% 1012 mb
Low level cloud: 29%
Mid level cloud: 32%
High level cloud: 100%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
52%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
21:00

E
E

14 / 26 mph 64 / 64°F 90% 1010 mb
Low level cloud: 0%
Mid level cloud: 5%
High level cloud: 72%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
7%
Expect 0.32 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.32 In
Mon 20
May
00:00

ESE
ESE

14 / 25 mph 64 / 64°F 92% 1009 mb
Low level cloud: 8%
Mid level cloud: 62%
High level cloud: 100%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
87%
Expect 0.07 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.07 In
03:00

S
S

10 / 21 mph 67 / 67°F 94% 1007 mb
Low level cloud: 54%
Mid level cloud: 46%
High level cloud: 62%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
77%
Expect 0.26 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.26 In
06:00

S
S

16 / 28 mph 68 / 67°F 94% 1006 mb
Low level cloud: 42%
Mid level cloud: 45%
High level cloud: 32%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
61%
Expect 0.16 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.16 In
09:00

SW
SW

15 / 20 mph 70 / 70°F 86% 1008 mb
Low level cloud: 89%
Mid level cloud: 8%
High level cloud: 94%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
100%
Expect 0.02 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.02 In
12:00

WSW
WSW

12 / 14 mph 76 / 78°F 74% 1008 mb
Low level cloud: 82%
Mid level cloud: 5%
High level cloud: 7%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
84%
Expect 0.01 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.01 In
15:00

SW
SW

6 / 9 mph 79 / 78°F 75% 1008 mb
Low level cloud: 65%
Mid level cloud: 10%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
68%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
18:00

SW
SW

3 / 4 mph 79 / 79°F 76% 1008 mb
Low level cloud: 19%
Mid level cloud: 5%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
20%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
21:00

SSE
SSE

5 / 10 mph 70 / 70°F 88% 1010 mb
Low level cloud: 10%
Mid level cloud: 22%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
18%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In

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The 2 day current weather summary for Cedar Rapids:

The outlook for Cedar Rapids in the week ahead shows the average daytime maximum temperature will be around 27°C, with a high for the week of 28°C expected on the afternoon of Tuesday 21st. The mean minimum temperature will be 17°C, dipping to its lowest on the morning of Sunday 19th at 14°C. Expect the coming week to have mixed overhead conditions with some days dry and some seeing a significant amount of rain. The current forecast indicates Tuesday 19th will have the most precipitation with an accumulation of around 19.0mm. On the whole winds are likely to be moderate. The forecast suggests the strongest wind will be on Tuesday evening, coming from a south westerly direction, and reaching around 26mph.

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Speed/
Gust

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Feels Like

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Humidity

The value given is a total predicted for the previous 3 hrs and includes the time of the forecast being looked at.
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Precip Amount

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Cloud Amount

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