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Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

Widespread thunderstorm activity is expected to develop on Thursday along a cold front moving eastward across the plains into the Mississippi Valley. A potential for damaging wind gusts will develop with the stronger thunderstorms. Hail will also be possible in the ArkLaTex and Ozarks.
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Rathbun IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Scattered
Showers

Low: 59 °F

Thursday

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Thunderstorms

High: 73 °F

Thursday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 48 °F

Friday

Windy

Windy

High: 54 °F

Friday
Night

Windy

Windy

Low: 35 °F

Saturday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 52 °F

Saturday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 40 °F

Sunday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 63 °F

Sunday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Thursday Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 73. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Windy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.