Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jul 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Polk City IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.68°W
12:17 pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
12pm CDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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