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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1004.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Jun 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Indianola IASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Indianola IASimilar City Names
 41.37°N 93.57°W
12:03 pm CDT Jun 28, 2017
1pm CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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