NWS: Muggy

First off, a Hazardous Weather Outlook message from the National Weather Service, then the forecast for the Q-C metro area.

Hazardous Weather Outlook: "Scattered thunderstorms are expected early this morning across east central Iowa and northwest Illinois. An isolated severe storm with damaging wind is possible northwest of a line from Williamsburg, Iowa to Freeport Illinois. Heavy rain and frequent lightning is also possible.

"Scattered thunderstorms may redevelop this afternoon and continue overnight, mainly north of U.S. 30. The main threats from these storms would be strong gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rainfall.

"Thunderstorms are possible mainly north of Interstate 80 Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday night. Severe weather is not expected. Severe storms are possible Thursday as a cold front moves through the area. The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk in place west of a line from Fairfield through Iowa city to Dyersville and a marginal risk for most of the remainder of the outlook area. The main severe weather threats appear to be damaging wind and large hail."

Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible in the Quad-Cities before 7 a.m. Skies will be partly sunny and humid with a high near 88 degrees. Southwest winds will gust as high as 25 mph. The Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Tonight there's a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Skies will be partly cloudy with a low around 69 degrees.

Wednesday brings a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Skies will be mostly sunny with a high near 87 degrees and a low around 71 degrees. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. There's also a 30% chance of overnight showers.

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