Thunderstorms expected near the western Gulf Coast and parts of the Florida coast. West Coast states will continue to be warm and dry.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected near the western Gulf Coast and southern/eastern Florida Coast through the weekend. Accumulations up to 4 and 5 inches are likely for these locations. Warm and dry conditions are expected for most of the West this weekend. Late-summer heat and humidity will persist across much of eastern half of the U.S. through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Aug 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
7:18 pm CDT Aug 27, 2016
8pm CDT Aug 27, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 3, 2016
 
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