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Cold Front Crossing the Central U.S.

A cold front over the Northern Rockies will move eastward to the Upper Mississippi Valley/Central Plains by Monday. Rain will develop along the boundary over the Upper Midwest and move into the Upper Great Lakes by Monday. Some of the thunderstorms could become severe in portions of Texas through Monday.
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2 Miles W Pella Muni Airport IA

7 Day Forecast

Des Moines, IA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Overnight

Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

Isolated
Thunderstorms

Low: 59 °F

Monday

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Thunderstorms
Likely

High: 73 °F

Monday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 43 °F

Tuesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 67 °F

Tuesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 43 °F

Wednesday

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Showers

High: 64 °F

Wednesday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 54 °F

Thursday

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

High: 67 °F

Thursday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
  • Monday Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
  • Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Wednesday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Thursday Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
  • Saturday Night A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Sunday A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Marion County, IA