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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 9:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 46. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 46. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
9:03 am CST Jan 18, 2017
10am CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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