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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Partly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Winterset IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light south southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light south southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Winterset IA
 41.33°N 94.01°W
6:48 pm CDT May 24, 2017
8pm CDT May 24, 2017-6pm CDT May 31, 2017
 
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