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Flash flooding possible across parts of central Plains and Upper Midwest

Heavy rain is forecast from the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and will bring a threat of flash flooding to these regions Thursday into Friday. The heaviest rain on Thursday is expected from northern Kansas across eastern Nebraska, Iowa and southeastern Minnesota into Wisconsin.
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4 Miles NW Polk City IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Scattered
Thunderstorms

Low: 69 °F

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 81 °F

Friday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 64 °F

Saturday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 80 °F

Saturday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 64 °F

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 85 °F

Sunday
Night

Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Thunderstorms

Low: 67 °F

Labor
Day

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 80 °F

Monday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Friday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind around 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Friday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Saturday A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south southeast wind.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
  • Sunday Night Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Labor Day A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.