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Slight risk of severe weather on Monday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather on Monday. The area of greatest concern extends from western Maine to eastern Ohio. The main threats with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot 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.

A Few Clouds

22°C

71°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 3 Aug 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East southeast wind 8 to 16 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East southeast wind 8 to 16 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
7:11 am CDT Aug 3, 2015
8am CDT Aug 3, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 9, 2015
 
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