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Unsettled Across the West; Increasingly Rainy with a Few Storms in the South

A frontal system will bring heavy precipitation, including mountain snowfall to much of the Pacific Northwest, northern California, and portions of the Rockies through Tuesday. Elsewhere, wet weather will return to much of the South with locally heavy rainfall; a few strong to severe thunderstorms will also be possible in this region by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

50°F

10°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 18 Dec 2:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Urbandale IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Urbandale IA
 41.65°N 93.74°W
2:04 pm CST Dec 18, 2017
3pm CST Dec 18, 2017-6pm CST Dec 24, 2017
 
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