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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light southwest wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
6:33 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
8pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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