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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1030.3 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 17 Jan 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 2am, then rain and snow likely between 2am and 3am, then snow likely after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as 5. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 2am, then rain and snow likely between 2am and 3am, then snow likely after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA
 41.54°N 93.75°W
3:49 pm CST Jan 17, 2018
6pm CST Jan 17, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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