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Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms is Forecast This Afternoon through Tonight

A few severe storms are possible late this afternoon, this evening and tonight across parts of the northern High Plains. Other strong storms are possible today in a corridor arcing from the central Gulf Coast into the Tennessee Valley, and across lower Michigan and adjacent portions of the Great Lakes region. Heavy rain and local flash flooding is possible Gulf Coast and Lower Mississippi Valley.
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2 Miles S Polk City IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 80 °F

Tonight

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 64 °F

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 88 °F

Sunday
Night

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Thunderstorms

Low: 67 °F

Labor
Day

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 81 °F

Monday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 59 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 80 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 61 °F

Wednesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 7 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
  • Sunday Night Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 67. South southeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
  • Labor Day A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
  • Tuesday A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
  • Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 83.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
  • Thursday Night A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
  • Friday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.