Thunderstorms expected near the western Gulf Coast and parts of the Florida coast. West Coast states will continue to be warm and dry.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected near the western Gulf Coast and southern/eastern Florida Coast through the weekend. Accumulations up to 4 and 5 inches are likely for these locations. Warm and dry conditions are expected for most of the West this weekend. Late-summer heat and humidity will persist across much of eastern half of the U.S. through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Patches Fog Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 28 Aug 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Norwalk IA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Fog
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Norwalk IA
 41.54°N 93.69°W
4:17 am CDT Aug 28, 2016
7am CDT Aug 28, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 3, 2016
 
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