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Developing storm will spread rain across eastern U.S.; thunderstorms in the Southeast

A storm system developing in the South will move up the Mississippi River Valley on Sunday bringing rainfall to much of the eastern U.S., along with thunderstorms in the southeastern states. Some of the thunderstorms in the Southeast could produce large hail, damaging wind and heavy rain.
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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Overnight

Slight Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Rain

Low: 50 °F

Sunday

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Rain/Snow

High: 49 °FFalling Temperatures

Sunday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 23 °F

Monday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

High: 26 °F

Monday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

Low: 12 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 28 °F

Tuesday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 21 °F

Wednesday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

High: 32 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight A 20 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 50. South wind around 15 mph.
  • Sunday A chance of rain before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 43 by 5pm. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
  • Sunday Night A slight chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday Night A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
  • Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
  • Wednesday A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
  • Thanksgiving Day Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.