Heavy Rain From East Texas to the Central Gulf Coast; Lower Mississippi Valley

Showers and thunderstorms, heavy at times, are expected from south Texas to the central Gulf coast and the lower Mississippi Valley through the weekend. Heavy rain will also spread into the Pacific and interior Northwest, with snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades. Snow will also impact the northern Great Lakes and northern New England at times. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1028.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Dec 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind.

    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm.  Low around 33. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. Low around 33. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Blustery.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
9:32 pm CST Dec 2, 2016
10pm CST Dec 2, 2016-6pm CST Dec 9, 2016
 
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