National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather moving into the western and central U.S.

Increasing moisture and colder air will filter into the Pacific Northwest Friday and into Saturday. Expect rain to start near the coast and then begin to spread steadily to the south and east into the interior mountains as snow Friday into Saturday. Enough moisture will be pushed eastward to also see snow in the central and southern Rockies and adjacent Plains Friday.
Read More...

Current Conditions

En Español

Share |

3 Miles SW Pella Muni Airport IA

7 Day Forecast

For More Weather Information:

Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Today

Sunny

Sunny

High: 11 °F

Tonight

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: -5 °F

Saturday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Snow

High: 23 °F

Saturday
Night

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Snow

Low: 18 °F

Sunday

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Snow
Likely

High: 30 °F

Sunday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 11 °F

Monday

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

High: 28 °F

Monday
Night

Wintry Mix Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Wintry
Mix

Low: 26 °F

Tuesday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Rain
Likely

High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -15. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
  • Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -15. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
  • Saturday A 50 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -15. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Saturday Night Snow. Low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
  • Monday Night Snow and freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Tuesday Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Tuesday Night A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.