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East Coast winter storm forecast to impact Thanksgiving holiday travel

A storm system will develop off the coast of the Carolinas early Wednesday and strengthen as it moves rapidly up the East Coast Wednesday into early Thursday. Heavy snow is likely to begin in the central Appalachians early Wednesday morning, spreading northeast through the interior Mid-Atlantic into New England by Wednesday night. Winter Storm Watches are in effect for these areas.
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Algona IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 12 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 32 °F

Tuesday
Night

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Snow
Likely

Low: 26 °F

Wednesday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

High: 32 °F

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 11 °F

Thanksgiving
Day

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 21 °F

Thursday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 16 °F

Friday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 36 °F

Friday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as zero. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
  • Tuesday Night Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
  • Wednesday A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. North northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
  • Thanksgiving Day Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.