Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
FOUS53 KDMX 011643
PFMDMX

POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

IAZ060-012200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      80          60          81          63          88
TEMP                   77 79 77 69 64 62 61 71 79 81 78 70 66 65 64 75 85 88 85
DEWPT                  68 66 65 64 61 59 58 62 62 62 64 65 63 63 63 69 72 74 73
RH                     74 64 67 84 90 90 90 73 56 53 62 84 90 93 97 82 65 63 67
WIND DIR                W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12 11  6  4  3  3  4  5  8  9  4  5  5  5  8 11 14 18 12
CLOUDS                 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          10           0          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
HEAT INDEX                                                             91 97 92
MAX HEAT                                       81    83                91    97


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          73    89      67    76      58    73      54    73
TEMP          76 73 87 85   71 67 74 73   62 58 71 71   57 54 70 68
DEWPT         71 69 74 74   68 63 62 62   57 54 57 57   50 49 55 56
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW     N       N    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      40    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-012200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      79          57          79          60          83
TEMP                   77 78 75 66 61 59 58 70 76 79 74 66 64 62 61 72 80 83 80
DEWPT                  68 66 62 62 60 58 57 61 61 60 62 62 60 60 60 65 70 71 71
RH                     74 67 64 87 97 96 96 73 60 52 66 87 87 93 97 79 72 67 74
WIND DIR                W NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               16 14  6  3  3  3  3  5 10 11  5  4  5  4  6 11 14 18 13
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          20           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S                                                     C
TSTMS                   S                                                     C
HEAT INDEX                                                                88
MAX HEAT                                             81                85    89


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    86      64    75      56    72      51    72
TEMP          73 71 84 81   70 64 72 70   61 57 70 68   55 52 69 68
DEWPT         71 69 73 73   68 62 60 60   55 53 55 55   49 48 53 55
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W    NW       N     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         30    20      40    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  S  S    C  C  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  S  S    C  C  S  S

$$
IAZ048-012200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      79          58          80          61          86
TEMP                   75 78 75 66 63 60 59 70 78 80 76 67 64 63 62 72 83 86 83
DEWPT                  67 66 65 62 60 59 57 62 62 63 65 64 62 62 62 68 72 74 74
RH                     76 67 71 87 90 96 93 76 58 56 69 90 93 97100 87 70 68 74
WIND DIR                W NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 11  4  4  4  4  4  5  9  9  4  4  4  4  6 11 14 18 12
CLOUDS                 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
HEAT INDEX                                                             89 94 90
MAX HEAT                                             82                90    95


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    86      64    74      56    72      52    72
TEMP          74 71 84 81   69 64 72 71   60 56 69 68   56 52 70 67
DEWPT         71 69 74 73   68 61 61 61   56 53 56 56   49 48 54 56
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W     N       N    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 SC   SC SC FW SC
POP 12HR         30    20      50    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-012200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      77          55          77          60          85
TEMP                   74 76 74 62 58 56 56 65 75 77 74 64 62 61 61 70 81 85 82
DEWPT                  60 59 61 58 57 55 54 58 58 59 62 62 61 61 61 67 70 73 73
RH                     62 56 64 87 96 96 93 78 55 54 66 93 97100100 90 69 67 74
WIND DIR               NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               11 11  5  4  5  5  5  5  9 11  5  5  6  6  9 13 14 18 13
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          20           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S                                      S
TSTMS                                  S                                      S
HEAT INDEX                                                                92 87
MAX HEAT                                                               85    92


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          69    83      57    70      52    70      50    71
TEMP          72 69 81 78   63 57 67 66   54 52 67 67   53 51 68 68
DEWPT         70 67 71 69   59 55 55 55   51 49 52 54   48 47 51 54
PWIND DIR         S    SW      NW     N       N     N      NW     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR         20    20      40    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C

$$
IAZ035-012200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      77          57          79          62          87
TEMP                   74 76 75 64 60 58 58 68 76 79 74 66 63 63 62 72 84 87 84
DEWPT                  65 63 64 61 59 58 56 61 61 62 64 64 61 62 62 67 72 74 74
RH                     74 64 69 90 96100 93 78 60 56 71 93 93 97100 84 67 65 72
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W  W SW  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12  9  4  3  3  4  4  6  9 10  4  5  5  6  8 12 14 17 12
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     10          20           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S                                      S
TSTMS                                  S                                      S
HEAT INDEX                                                             90 95 91
MAX HEAT                                                               90    96


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    85      61    73      54    71      51    72
TEMP          76 71 83 78   65 61 71 69   59 55 69 67   56 52 69 67
DEWPT         71 68 72 72   64 59 59 59   53 51 53 55   49 47 54 55
PWIND DIR         S    SW      NW     N       N    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW SC
POP 12HR         20    10      50    20      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S          C  C  S  S
TSTMS          S  S          C  C  S  S

$$
IAZ094-012200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      81          60          82          64          87
TEMP                   76 80 77 68 64 62 61 71 79 82 77 69 65 64 65 74 83 87 84
DEWPT                  68 68 67 64 62 61 59 64 63 64 65 64 62 64 64 71 73 72 74
RH                     76 67 71 87 93 97 93 79 58 55 67 84 90100 97 90 72 61 72
WIND DIR                W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               13 10  4  4  3  3  4  4  5  6  3  5  5  6  8 12 14 18 12
CLOUDS                 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          10           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                                       S  S  S  S  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                                             89 94 91
MAX HEAT                     83                      83                89    94


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          73    91      67    78      59    74      56    73
TEMP          77 73 88 85   73 67 75 73   64 59 72 71   60 56 70 68
DEWPT         70 68 73 73   68 65 65 63   59 56 59 58   52 51 54 56
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    NW       N    NE      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      40    40      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                   C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S
TSTMS                        C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

$$
IAZ017-012200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      78          55          78          60          84
TEMP                   75 77 74 63 59 56 56 68 77 78 75 66 63 62 60 70 80 84 81
DEWPT                  64 62 62 60 58 55 54 60 60 60 62 62 60 59 60 67 70 72 72
RH                     69 60 66 90 96 96 93 76 56 54 64 87 90 90100 90 72 67 74
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               16 13  5  4  4  4  5  6 10 11  5  5  5  5  6 12 14 18 13
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC B1
POP 12HR                     30          20           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             S                                      C
TSTMS                                  S                                      C
HEAT INDEX                                                                90
MAX HEAT                                                               83    90


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          70    85      60    72      53    70      50    72
TEMP          74 70 83 78   66 60 70 68   56 54 67 66   53 51 69 67
DEWPT         71 68 72 72   64 58 58 58   53 51 52 54   48 48 53 54
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W     N       N     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR         30    20      50    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  S  S    C  C
TSTMS          C  C  S  S    C  C

$$
IAZ049-012200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      79          58          79          61          85
TEMP                   76 78 75 66 63 61 59 70 77 79 75 67 64 63 62 72 82 85 82
DEWPT                  68 66 65 62 60 58 57 63 62 62 64 64 61 61 61 68 71 73 72
RH                     76 67 71 87 90 90 93 78 60 56 69 90 90 93 97 87 69 67 72
WIND DIR                W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               14 13  5  4  3  3  4  6  9 10  4  4  5  5  6 11 14 18 13
CLOUDS                 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          10           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S                                                     C
TSTMS                   S                                                     C
HEAT INDEX                                                                92 87
MAX HEAT                                                               86    92


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    86      65    75      56    72      51    71
TEMP          74 71 84 81   70 65 73 71   60 57 70 68   56 51 68 68
DEWPT         71 69 74 73   68 62 61 61   55 53 56 56   49 48 54 56
PWIND DIR         S    SW       W     N       N     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30    20      40    30      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ086-012200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1143 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE             MON 09/01/14            TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      79          60          81          62          85
TEMP                   77 78 77 68 64 62 61 71 79 81 76 67 64 63 63 73 81 85 81
DEWPT                  70 70 67 65 63 61 60 65 64 64 65 66 63 63 62 70 71 72 73
RH                     79 76 71 90 97 97 97 81 60 56 69 97 97100 97 90 72 65 77
WIND DIR                W  W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               16 12  5  3  4  4  4  4  6  8  3  4  5  5  6 11 14 17 12
CLOUDS                 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL SC B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          10           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                                      S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                      S                                      S  S  S  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                                                91 86
MAX HEAT                                             83                86    91


DATE          THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14  SAT 09/06/14  SUN 09/07/14
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          72    90      68    78      59    74      55    73
TEMP          75 73 88 84   73 68 78 75   63 59 72 69   58 56 70 68
DEWPT         71 69 74 74   69 66 66 64   59 56 58 58   51 51 53 56
PWIND DIR         S    SW      SW    NW       N     N      NE     E
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      40    30      20    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    S  S

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.