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Snow Will Persist in the Northeast and Great Lake States

Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes for the next couple of days. Snow will also return to the Northeast by Tuesday as another front moves in. Bitter cold wind chills can be expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Freezing temperatures will even impact central Florida. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will persist in southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Rain and Breezy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NW 24 G 37 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 11 Dec 12:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

West Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain before 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a northwest wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing and
    Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as 5. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a northwest wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as 5. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
West Des Moines IA
 41.59°N 93.77°W
1:18 pm CST Dec 11, 2017
1pm CST Dec 11, 2017-6pm CST Dec 17, 2017
 
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