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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Drizzle Fog

50°F

10°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.54 in (1000.6 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 17 Nov 6:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Norwalk IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog before midnight. Low around 37. Windy, with an east northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Windy. Rain
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog before midnight. Low around 37. Windy, with an east northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Norwalk IA
 41.54°N 93.69°W
7:03 pm CST Nov 17, 2017
7pm CST Nov 17, 2017-6pm CST Nov 24, 2017
 
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