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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, New England, flash flooding possible across southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Thurs. afternoon and evening across parts of the central & southern Plains, with large hail, damaging winds & a few tornadoes possible. There is also a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms across New England, where damaging wind gusts will be the main threat. Flash flooding is also possible across TX, OK and KS.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
West Des Moines IA
 41.59°N 93.77°W
10:41 am CDT May 28, 2015
12pm CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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