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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 large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. 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 Drizzle

34°F

1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 3:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

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

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 34. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 23. Breezy, with a light west northwest wind becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  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 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 3 to 8 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 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 34. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 23. Breezy, with a light west northwest wind becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 3 to 8 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 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Rain likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 2am, then rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Rain and snow. High near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
3:04 pm CST Feb 24, 2018
4pm CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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