Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

000
FOUS53 KDMX 021159
PFMDMX

POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

IAZ060-022200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      62          44          70          49          66
TEMP             45 54 60 62 58 52 49 47 45 63 68 70 67 58 58 52 49 59 64 66 64
DEWPT            41 43 41 41 42 40 40 39 38 42 41 41 42 43 43 41 40 39 38 37 36
RH               86 66 49 46 55 63 71 74 76 46 37 35 40 57 57 66 71 47 38 34 35
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  N  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  6  9  8  4  3  5  6  5  9 11 16 11 10 10 10 10 14 16 18 12
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          20           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                             S
TSTMS                                                    S


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          44    69      51    78      59    79      58    73
TEMP          49 46 66 66   55 53 74 75   63 60 76 76   63 59 71 70
DEWPT         37 36 40 44   42 43 51 53   51 51 57 57   56 53 55 54
PWIND DIR         N    NW      SW     S       S    SW       S    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW   CL CL CL FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    10      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                               C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-022200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      61          41          69          44          62
TEMP             39 51 59 61 59 52 47 44 43 62 68 69 66 59 54 47 45 54 60 62 59
DEWPT            37 43 41 39 39 40 39 39 39 42 41 40 40 43 42 39 38 38 36 35 35
RH               92 74 51 44 47 63 74 82 86 48 37 35 38 55 64 74 76 54 41 36 40
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE  N  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  5  8  6  4  1  4  5  3 12 13 17 13 10  9  9  9 17 17 18 16
CLOUDS           SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          30           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                          C  S
TSTMS                                                 C  S
OBVIS            PF


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          40    67      47    76      56    77      54    66
TEMP          44 42 63 64   51 49 72 73   60 57 74 74   59 55 64 64
DEWPT         34 34 37 40   40 42 50 51   50 50 56 55   55 50 48 48
PWIND DIR         N    NW       W    SW       S    SW       W     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                       S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                            S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ048-022200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      61          42          70          45          64
TEMP             42 52 59 61 59 53 48 45 44 62 68 70 67 58 56 48 46 56 62 64 61
DEWPT            40 45 43 42 42 41 40 39 39 43 41 41 43 43 43 41 39 39 38 36 37
RH               93 77 55 49 53 64 74 79 82 50 37 35 42 57 62 77 76 53 41 35 41
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  8  6  3  3  5  5  4 11 12 16 13 10 11 10  9 14 18 18 13
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          20           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                             S
TSTMS                                                    S
OBVIS            PF


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          42    69      48    76      56    78      56    70
TEMP          46 44 65 66   53 50 72 73   60 58 75 75   61 57 68 67
DEWPT         37 37 39 43   42 43 51 53   51 51 58 57   55 53 53 52
PWIND DIR         N    NW      SW     S       S    SW       S     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW FW   CL CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                       S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                            S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-022200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      62          42          69          42          63
TEMP             40 54 60 62 61 54 48 45 43 60 66 69 66 59 51 45 43 53 60 63 61
DEWPT            36 41 38 36 35 38 38 38 37 42 41 40 41 42 38 37 36 37 36 34 35
RH               85 61 44 38 38 54 68 76 79 51 40 35 40 53 61 73 76 54 41 34 38
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          5  6  4  4  4  5  6  8  6 16 17 20 17 12 12 11 11 17 18 19 14
CLOUDS           FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     10           5          10          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            S
TSTMS                                                 S
OBVIS            PF
WIND CHILL                                                    39 37
MIN CHILL        30    39                36                      35    39


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          41    70      50    77      57    75      50    65
TEMP          45 43 66 67   54 52 73 74   61 58 72 72   56 51 63 63
DEWPT         35 35 40 42   44 44 51 52   52 52 56 54   51 47 48 48
PWIND DIR        NW    SW      SW     S       S    SW       N     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL FW   FW SC B1 SC   B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      20    30      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ035-022200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      62          41          70          44          64
TEMP             40 53 60 62 60 53 48 44 43 61 67 70 67 61 54 48 44 55 61 64 62
DEWPT            36 42 40 38 39 40 38 37 37 42 41 41 42 42 40 38 36 37 37 36 35
RH               85 66 47 41 46 61 68 76 79 49 39 35 40 49 59 68 73 51 41 35 36
WIND DIR         NW  N  N  N  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          4  5  6  4  4  4  5  6  5 12 14 17 14 12 11 10 11 16 18 18 14
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          20           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                          S
TSTMS                                                 S
OBVIS            PF
WIND CHILL                                                       38
MIN CHILL        32    39                36                      38


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          42    70      49    78      57    77      55    68
TEMP          45 44 66 67   54 51 74 75   62 58 74 74   60 56 66 65
DEWPT         35 35 39 43   42 42 51 52   50 50 56 55   54 50 50 50
PWIND DIR         N     W      SW     S       S    SW      SE     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL FW CL   CL CL CL FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                                       S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                            S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ094-022200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      61          43          68          48          65
TEMP             47 52 57 61 59 51 47 45 45 62 65 68 65 58 54 52 48 60 64 65 63
DEWPT            45 45 44 41 41 42 41 40 39 43 43 42 44 44 43 42 41 41 42 39 40
RH               93 77 62 48 51 71 79 82 79 50 45 39 46 59 66 69 77 49 45 38 43
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W NW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          8  9  9  9  8  3  4  5  5  8  9 12 10  8  9  9 10 13 17 16 11
CLOUDS           OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          43    69      49    75      57    78      58    71
TEMP          48 45 65 66   53 51 71 72   61 58 75 75   62 59 69 69
DEWPT         37 37 42 45   42 43 52 53   50 50 58 58   55 55 58 56
PWIND DIR         N    NW      SW     S       S     S      SW    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL   CL CL CL FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    10      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                                               C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-022200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      62          42          70          43          63
TEMP             40 54 59 62 60 53 48 45 44 62 68 70 67 60 52 45 44 54 60 63 60
DEWPT            37 43 40 38 38 40 39 38 38 42 40 40 40 43 40 38 37 37 37 34 33
RH               89 66 49 41 44 61 71 76 79 48 36 33 37 53 63 76 76 52 42 34 36
WIND DIR         NW  N  N NW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          2  5  5  4  4  4  6  6  8 14 17 20 17 12 11 10 12 17 19 19 17
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          30           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                          C
TSTMS                                                 C
OBVIS            PF
WIND CHILL                                                       38
MIN CHILL        36                      36                      37


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          40    69      48    77      56    77      51    65
TEMP          44 42 65 66   53 50 73 74   61 57 74 73   57 52 63 63
DEWPT         34 34 37 41   42 43 50 50   51 51 56 54   53 47 46 46
PWIND DIR         N     W      SW    SW       S    SW       N     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    CL FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0     5       5     5      20    30      40    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ049-022200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      61          41          69          45          64
TEMP             40 52 58 61 59 50 45 43 43 61 67 69 65 57 54 49 45 56 63 64 62
DEWPT            38 45 42 40 41 40 39 39 39 43 42 41 42 43 43 40 38 40 38 36 36
RH               92 77 55 46 51 68 79 86 86 51 40 36 43 59 66 71 76 55 39 35 38
WIND DIR         NE  N  N NE  N  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          3  5  9  6  4  3  3  5  5 11 14 17 14 11 11 11 11 17 19 20 16
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          30           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                          S  C
TSTMS                                                 S  C


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          41    68      48    76      56    78      56    68
TEMP          45 43 64 65   52 50 72 73   60 58 75 75   61 57 66 65
DEWPT         35 35 38 42   41 42 50 52   50 50 57 56   55 53 51 50
PWIND DIR         N    NW       W    SW       S    SW      SW     E
WIND CHAR        GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                       S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                            S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ086-022200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
659 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

DATE             MON 05/02/16            TUE 05/03/16            WED 05/04/16
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                      59          41          69          46          64
TEMP             44 51 56 59 58 51 46 44 43 61 66 69 64 57 55 48 47 57 63 64 61
DEWPT            42 45 44 43 42 41 40 39 40 44 42 41 43 44 43 42 41 41 39 37 38
RH               93 80 64 55 55 68 79 82 89 53 42 36 46 62 64 80 79 55 41 37 42
WIND DIR          N  N NE NE  N  N NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          6  8  9  8  6  4  4  5  5  9 11 13 11  9 11 10 10 14 18 18 14
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S                             S
TSTMS                                                    S


DATE          THU 05/05/16  FRI 05/06/16  SAT 05/07/16  SUN 05/08/16
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          41    67      47    74      56    78      57    72
TEMP          46 43 63 64   51 49 70 71   60 58 75 75   62 58 70 69
DEWPT         37 36 38 42   40 41 50 53   50 50 56 57   55 54 55 55
PWIND DIR         N     N       W    SW       S    SW      SW    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0     0       5     5      10    10      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                                               C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                    C  C  C  C

$$



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