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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in the Northern Rockies, Great Lakes and Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 15 Dec 7:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
7:33 am CST Dec 15, 2017
8am CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
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