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As the Cedar River is expected to reach a crest of 18.6 feet Monday into Tuesday, the National Weather Service will be updating the forecast and current readings every hour. You can monitor these levels with this map.

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Cedar Rapids and Iowa City to experience snowfall throughout the day

Snow clings to berries in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Six to eight inches of snow fell overnight and into Tuesday morning. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)
Snow clings to berries in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Six to eight inches of snow fell overnight and into Tuesday morning. (Liz Martin/The Gazette)

Three inches of snow is expected to fall in Cedar Rapids today, according to the National Weather Service.

The high temperature of the day will be near 28 degrees. Total daytime snow accumulation is predicted at around three inches and snow will continue to fall intil around 9 p.m.

Tonight, the low will be around 16 degrees and new snow accumulation is expected to be less than a half inch.

The National Weather Service has similar expectations for Iowa City. Three inches of snow expected to fall throughout the day and a high temperature of 29 degrees.

According to the Linn County Sheriff’s Office, a tow ban is in effect for the county.

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