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Heavy rain across the eastern U.S.

Low pressure will weaken some as it heads to the Northeast U.S. tomorrow, but still will be capable of producing areas of heavy rain from the Mid-Atlantic to New England. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the central Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley over the next couple of days. More widespread severe storms are possible in the southern Plains by the end of the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.55 in (1000.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly before noon, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly before noon, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
1:33 am CDT Apr 25, 2017
2am CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 1, 2017
 
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