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Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1033.9 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 8 Dec 8:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
9:02 am CST Dec 8, 2016
9am CST Dec 8, 2016-6pm CST Dec 14, 2016
 
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