Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Apr 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Urbandale IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of drizzle before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Areas Drizzle
    then Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 52. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of drizzle before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North northeast wind 6 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 52. Breezy, with an east wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Urbandale IA
 41.65°N 93.74°W
7:26 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
7pm CDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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