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Severe weather possible in the south-central states and Southeast on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe weather on Sunday from southeast Oklahoma and eastern Texas to the Southeast states. The area of greatest concern is in eastern Texas, southeast Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi and portions of Louisiana. In these areas, very large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Fog/Mist

16°C

60°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 10 km
Last update on 19 Apr 8:54 am CDT

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°N Lon: 93.67°W Elev: 955ft.

For More Weather Information:

Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Des Moines IA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Windy

    Windy

    High: 14 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 19. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 19 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
Last Update: 7:42 am CDT Apr 19, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10am CDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2015
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