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Rain Spreads Across the Eastern U.S. as Snow Moves Into the Great Lake States

Strong low pressure will move from the south to the Great Lake States Monday and Tuesday. A warm front will spread rain along the eastern seaboard while snow moves into the Great Lake States. Heavy snow is also expected across the northern Rocky Mountains and higher elevations of the Pacific Northwest.
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2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Rain

High: 47 °F

Tonight

Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Rain/Snow

Low: 28 °F

Monday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

High: 31 °F

Monday
Night

Blustery

Blustery

Low: 19 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 30 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

Low: 23 °F

Wednesday

Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Rain/Snow

High: 36 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 16 °F

Thanksgiving
Day

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 47. North northwest wind around 13 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tonight Rain and snow before 3am, then a chance of snow. Low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday Night Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
  • Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
  • Wednesday A slight chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
  • Thanksgiving Day Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
  • Friday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
  • Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 30.