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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 27 Apr 12:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 10am, then rain likely between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then rain likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
Showers likely before 10am, then rain likely between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then rain likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
11:34 pm CDT Apr 26, 2017
1am CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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