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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Aug 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  High near 76. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. High near 76. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 7 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA
 41.54°N 93.75°W
8:26 pm CDT Aug 27, 2015
12am CDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 2, 2015
 
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