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Severe weather possible for parts of northern Plains and Mid-Atlantic

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and evening across parts of the northern Plains, from eastern Montana across extreme northwestern South Dakota and into western and central North Dakota, as well as parts of the Mid-Atlantic, from extreme northern South Carolina across much of North Carolina and into extreme southern Virginia.
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2 Miles SSW Prairie City IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Today

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 82 °F

Tonight

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 64 °F

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 90 °F

Friday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 71 °F

Saturday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 87 °F

Saturday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 67 °F

Sunday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 80 °F

Sunday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 60 °F

Monday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
  • Tonight Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Friday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 17 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Friday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
  • Saturday A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 7 mph.
  • Saturday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 78.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.