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Much needed precipitation continues across the Southwest; central and eastern U.S. prepare for more winter weather

Widespread and much-needed precipitation across the Southwest will begin to spread into the Plains through Saturday. As the moisture encounters an Arctic airmass dropping down through the north-central U.S., moderate to heavy snow is expected to develop across the Midwest Saturday and then move into portions of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Sunday.
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2 Miles WSW Estherville IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Overnight

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 24 °F

Saturday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Snow

High: 31 °F

Saturday
Night

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Snow

Low: 11 °F

Sunday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Snow

High: 14 °FFalling Temperatures

Sunday
Night

Blustery

Blustery

Low: -7 °F

Monday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 17 °F

Monday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

Low: 10 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 27 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
  • Saturday A 50 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Saturday Night Snow. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a northeast wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow, mainly before noon. Temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a north wind 12 to 17 mph becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
  • Monday A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
  • Monday Night A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
  • Tuesday A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near 14.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.