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Dry Holiday Weekend, Storms Early Monday
Updated: Saturday, August 30 @ 10:40 p.m.
Skies will stay partly cloudy overnight with some patchy fog across eastern Iowa, especially in low-lying river valleys. Temperatures will drop into the lower 60s by early Sunday morning.
Sunday will be mostly sunny, warmer, and more humid with highs in the mid 80s. Iowa's weather doesn't turn stormy again until Sunday night. There is a Slight Risk for severe storms in central and western Iowa. These storms won't make it into our viewing area until early Monday morning, likely after 4:00 a.m. The main threat for eastern Iowa will be areas of heavy rain to start Labor Day. Storms will decrease in the afternoon, but a few isolated storms are still possible with partly cloudy skies and highs near 80.
Chief Meteorologist Corey Christiansen
Weather FIRST Forecast Team
CEDAR RAPIDS ALMANAC for August 31
Normal High: 80 Normal Low: 58
Record High: 98 (1912) Record Low: 38 (1915)
Sunrise: 6:31 am Sunset: 7:42 pm
Monthly Precip. (Broadcast Park): 1.82"
Monthly Precip. (Airport): 1.87"