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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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3 Miles SSW Pella Muni Airport IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Today

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Thunderstorms

High: 71 °F

Tonight

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Thunderstorms

Low: 48 °F

Friday

Windy

Windy

High: 54 °F

Friday
Night

Breezy

Breezy

Low: 35 °F

Saturday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 53 °F

Saturday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 40 °F

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 61 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 43 °F

Monday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Widespread dense fog, mainly before 7am. High near 71. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Tonight Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Low around 48. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. 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 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.