Tropical Storm Warning in effect for portions North Carolina's coast; Hurricane Watch for Big Island of Hawaii

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for parts of the North Carolina coast. NHC is also monitoring a system in the Gulf of Mexico that could bring impacts to the eastern Gulf Coast later this week. Meanwhile, a strong hurricane in the Pacific is on a path towards Hawaii. A Hurricane Watch is in effect for the Big Island. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 30 Aug 7:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Johnston IA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Labor Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Johnston IA
 41.74°N 93.68°W
6:47 am CDT Aug 30, 2016
8am CDT Aug 30, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 5, 2016
 
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