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Cold Front Crossing the Central U.S.

A cold front over the Northern Rockies will move eastward to the Upper Mississippi Valley/Central Plains by Monday. Rain will develop along the boundary over the Upper Midwest and move into the Upper Great Lakes by Monday. Some of the thunderstorms could become severe in portions of Texas through Monday.
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2 Miles SSW Waterloo Municipal Airport IA

7 Day Forecast

Des Moines, IA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Today

Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Showers
Likely

High: 73 °F

Tonight

Breezy

Breezy

Low: 38 °F

Tuesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 63 °F

Tuesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 42 °F

Wednesday

Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Showers

High: 59 °F

Wednesday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 50 °F

Thursday

Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Rain
Likely

High: 64 °F

Thursday
Night

Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Showers

Low: 45 °F

Friday

Windy

Windy

High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Tonight Clear, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
  • Wednesday A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Windy, with a southeast wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Wednesday Night Rain and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Thursday Night A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
  • Saturday Night A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
  • Sunday A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for Black Hawk County, IA