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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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Urbandale IA

7 Day Forecast

Des Moines, IA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Today

Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Showers
Likely

High: 75 °F

Tonight

Breezy

Breezy

Low: 44 °F

Tuesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 66 °F

Tuesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 45 °F

Wednesday

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Showers

High: 64 °F

Wednesday
Night

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Thunderstorms

Low: 55 °F

Thursday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Rain
Likely

High: 67 °F

Thursday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 47 °F

Friday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Tonight Clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a north wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Windy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Wednesday Night Rain and thunderstorms. Low around 55. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
  • Saturday Night A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
  • Sunday A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Polk County, IA