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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Sep 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 7 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 73. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
8:33 pm CDT Sep 23, 2017
10pm CDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm CDT Sep 30, 2017
 
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