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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 22 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1006.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Indianola IASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Indianola IASimilar City Names
 41.37°N 93.57°W
3:48 pm CDT Oct 21, 2017
4pm CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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