Mostly cloudy

Look for a little bit of sunshine to peek through the clouds today, but otherwise expect overcast conditions for the coming days, as chances of rain have now been pushed back to the late weekend, with chances of rain and snow for New Years in Polk County according to the National Weather Service forecast. 

Today's forecast calls for partly sunny skies, with a high near 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

New Year's Day: A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37.