National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. on Saturday

Another Pacific system will impact the West Coast today. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. Strong winds and heavy elevation snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

En Español

Share |

West Des Moines IA

7 Day Forecast

For More Weather Information:

Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Cloudy

Cloudy

High: 35 °F

Tonight

Chance Drizzle

Chance
Drizzle

Low: 33 °F

Sunday

Chance Drizzle Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Chance
Drizzle

High: 43 °F

Sunday
Night

Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Rain

Low: 38 °F

Monday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Rain
Likely

High: 44 °F

Monday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 31 °F

Tuesday

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Rain/Snow

High: 36 °F

Tuesday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 26 °F

Wednesday

Windy

Windy

High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon Cloudy, with a high near 35. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
  • Tonight A chance of drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
  • Sunday A chance of drizzle, then a slight chance of rain after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 43. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Sunday Night A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Monday Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
  • Monday Night A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tuesday A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
  • Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
  • Wednesday Cloudy, with a high near 34. Windy.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.
  • Christmas Day Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
  • Friday A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.