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Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
West Des Moines IA
 41.59°N 93.77°W
11:34 pm CDT Aug 22, 2017
2am CDT Aug 23, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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