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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 18 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE West Des Moines IA
 41.54°N 93.75°W
12:18 pm CDT May 22, 2017
1pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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