Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jul 2:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Polk City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Polk City IA
 41.76°N 93.68°W
3:18 am CDT Jul 26, 2016
3am CDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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