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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce strong tornadoes and very large hail. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Freezing Rain

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 24 Feb 8:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Freezing rain before noon, then rain or freezing rain between noon and 2pm, then rain after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 33. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 10. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Wintry Mix
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Freezing rain before noon, then rain or freezing rain between noon and 2pm, then rain after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. East wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Tonight
Freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 10. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Rain likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 1am, then rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then snow after 2am. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
7:48 am CST Feb 24, 2018
9am CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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