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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 3 Jul 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light north wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
1:41 pm CDT Jul 3, 2015
4pm CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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