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Cold Front Crossing the Central U.S.

A cold front over the Northern Rockies will move eastward to the Upper Mississippi Valley/Central Plains by Monday. Rain will develop along the boundary over the Upper Midwest and move into the Upper Great Lakes by Monday. Some of the thunderstorms could become severe in portions of Texas through Monday.
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Ottumwa IA

7 Day Forecast

Des Moines, IA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Overnight

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 52 °F

Sunday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 77 °F

Sunday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 57 °F

Monday

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

High: 70 °F

Monday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 43 °F

Tuesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 63 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 45 °F

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 63 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
  • Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
  • Sunday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Monday Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 63.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
  • Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
  • Wednesday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.
  • Thursday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy.
  • Thursday Night A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Wapello County, IA