Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

16°C

61°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1019.6 mb (30.12 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 1 Oct 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy
    Drizzle then
    Cloudy

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 22. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Light southeast wind increasing to 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 20. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 22. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Light southeast wind increasing to 9 to 14 km/h in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
8:32 am CDT Oct 1, 2016
9am CDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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