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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

-1°C

31°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NE 6 km/h
Barometer 1017.0 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -2. South southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 12. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. South southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 6.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -2. South southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 12. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. South southeast wind 11 to 14 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
12:02 am CST Feb 27, 2017
3am CST Feb 27, 2017-6pm CST Mar 5, 2017
 
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