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Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fog

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.39 in (995.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 21 Jan 3:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

Dense Fog Advisory until January 21, 10:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 21, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sat

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am.  Widespread dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 43. Light south southeast wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Dense Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Dense Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am. Widespread dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 43. Light south southeast wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
1:33 am CST Jan 21, 2017
4am CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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