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Rainfall and mountain snow will continue across the western U.S. into Monday

Heavy precipitation along the west coast will persist with a focus along the Coastal Ranges and Cascades. While not nearly as impressive as recent days, the forecast suggests another 1 to 3 inches of rainfall is possible across this region. Farther inland, moderate to heavy snow is likely over the Wasatch and Colorado Rockies with 1 to 2 foot amounts possible through Monday.
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Fort Dodge IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Today

Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Rain

High: 39 °F

Tonight

Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Rain/Snow
Likely

Low: 31 °F

Tuesday

Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Rain/Snow
Likely

High: 35 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

Low: 26 °F

Wednesday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 32 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 23 °F

Christmas
Day

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 36 °F

Thursday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 25 °F

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Rain, mainly before 3pm. High near 39. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
  • Tonight Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then snow likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Tuesday Snow likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Wednesday A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
  • Christmas Day Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
  • Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
  • Friday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.