Showers and Thunderstorms With Heavy Rainfall Expected Across the Eastern United States

Showers and thunderstorms, some with local heavy rainfall, are expected across Pennsylvania and northward to New England. These storms will elevate the potential for flash flooding the rest of this weekend. Hot temperatures are expected across the Desert Southwest and Texas. Monsoonal thunderstorms are expected across New Mexico and Arizona. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Jul 2:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
12:33 am CDT Jul 31, 2016
3am CDT Jul 31, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 6, 2016
 
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