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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.58 in (1037.2 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 8 Dec 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
7:47 pm CST Dec 8, 2016
10pm CST Dec 8, 2016-6pm CST Dec 15, 2016
 
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