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Heavy snow forecast for parts of Upper Midwest and western Great Lakes

A cold air mass behind a cold front will bring below-normal temperatures across much of the eastern and northern U.S. on Wednesday and allow for snow, heavy at times, to develop across parts of the Upper Midwest and western Great Lakes, mainly from central Minnesota to northern Michigan. Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in effect across the region.
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Des Moines IA

7 Day Forecast

Des Moines, IA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Today

Windy

Windy

High: 64 °F

Tonight

Windy

Windy

Low: 34 °F

Thursday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 51 °F

Thursday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 33 °F

Friday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 56 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 40 °F

Saturday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 65 °F

Saturday
Night

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Showers

Low: 50 °F

Sunday

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Showers

High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Windy, with a southwest wind 13 to 23 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
  • Thursday Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 9 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy.
  • Saturday Night A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy.
  • Sunday A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
  • Sunday Night A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
  • Monday A 30 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 66.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 71.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

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