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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 25 Feb 10:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
West Des Moines IA
 41.59°N 93.77°W
10:18 am CST Feb 25, 2017
11am CST Feb 25, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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