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Severe Thunderstorms Possible Texas Gulf Coast to Louisiana This Afternoon into Tonight

Primary threats in these areas are damaging wind gusts and a tornado or two. Elsewhere, freezing rain is possible across parts of the northeast. A storm system moving into the intermountain west will spread heavy rain across parts of northern California, Oregon and Washington. Heavy snow and high wind will impact the higher elevations of the Sierra, Cascades and northern Rocky Mountain States.
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West Des Moines IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Rain
Likely

Low: 49 °F

Sunday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Rain
Likely

High: 54 °FFalling Temperatures

Sunday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 28 °F

Monday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 31 °F

Monday
Night

Blustery

Blustery

Low: 19 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 35 °F

Tuesday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 25 °F

Wednesday

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

High: 37 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Sunday Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 46 by 5pm. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 18 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
  • Sunday Night A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a slight chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Monday A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
  • Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
  • Thanksgiving Day Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.