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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

45°F

7°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 29 Mar 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 46. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 42. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. North northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 46. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 42. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. North northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Des Moines IA
 41.56°N 93.57°W
3:34 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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