Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
000
FOUS53 KDMX 261522
PFMDMX

Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

IAZ060-262200-
Des Moines-Polk IA
41.54N  93.65W Elev. 924 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      50          42          55          40          57
Temp                   47 50 50 46 44 42 42 46 52 55 54 48 45 42 40 47 53 57 55
Dewpt                  42 43 42 41 40 40 40 41 41 42 41 40 39 38 38 40 41 42 40
RH                     83 77 74 83 86 93 93 83 66 61 61 74 79 86 92 76 64 57 57
Wind dir               NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
Wind spd                6  6  5  5  4  4  5  6  6  8  6  5  5  5  4  6  6  8  6
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      S  S
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    56      41    48      40    52      39    60
Temp          46 42 52 55   45 41 47 47   42 40 49 51   43 40 57 58
Dewpt         39 36 38 38   39 37 42 37   40 37 39 38   37 35 38 38
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE     N       N     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    40      50    50      40    10       5     5
Rain                 C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C

$$
IAZ039-262200-
Waterloo/Cedar Falls-Black Hawk IA
42.55N  92.40W Elev. 865 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      47          38          52          38          55
Temp                   44 47 47 43 41 39 38 45 50 52 49 47 43 41 38 44 52 55 52
Dewpt                  42 43 43 42 40 39 38 40 42 42 41 40 39 38 37 39 40 39 40
RH                     93 86 86 96 96100100 82 74 69 74 76 86 89 96 82 63 55 63
Wind dir                N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
Wind spd                6  6  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6  8  6  5  6  5  8  8  8  6
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
PoP 12hr                     40          10          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                    S
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          37    53      37    45      37    51      36    57
Temp          42 37 51 51   42 37 44 44   39 38 48 50   41 37 55 54
Dewpt         37 33 37 37   35 34 38 36   37 36 39 38   36 33 37 38
PWind dir         E     E       E     E       E    NE       N     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B2 B2   OV B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          0    20      50    50      40    20       5     5
Rain                    S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S

$$
IAZ048-262200-
Ames-Story IA
41.99N  93.62W Elev. 936 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      49          38          53          38          56
Temp                   46 49 48 45 42 39 38 43 50 53 52 45 43 40 38 45 52 55 54
Dewpt                  41 43 42 41 40 39 38 39 41 40 40 40 39 38 37 40 41 40 40
RH                     83 80 80 86 93100100 86 71 61 63 82 86 92 96 82 66 57 59
Wind dir                N NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
Wind spd                6  8  6  4  3  4  5  6  6  8  6  5  5  5  5  8  8  8  6
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          39    53      39    47      38    51      37    58
Temp          44 39 51 51   43 39 46 46   41 38 48 50   41 38 55 55
Dewpt         39 36 38 39   38 36 40 37   39 37 39 39   37 34 38 39
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE     N       N     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    40      50    50      50    10       5     5
Rain                 C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C

$$
IAZ004-262200-
Estherville-Emmet IA
43.40N  94.75W Elev. 1315 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      43          35          52          34          54
Temp                   41 43 42 40 38 36 35 41 48 52 48 41 38 36 34 40 49 54 50
Dewpt                  38 39 39 37 36 35 35 36 37 38 38 36 36 35 34 35 36 36 37
RH                     89 86 89 89 92 96100 82 65 59 68 82 92 96100 82 61 50 61
Wind dir                N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE NE  E  E
Wind spd                8  9  8  6  5  5  5  8  9  9  8  6  5  5  6  9 10 10  9
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2
PoP 12hr                     30           5           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain
Obvis                  PF
Wind chill                                                       28 34
Min chill              31    37    33    29    30          34    28    28


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          38    51      37    47      35    50      36    55
Temp          42 38 49 48   41 38 46 45   38 36 47 49   39 38 53 53
Dewpt         37 36 37 39   37 35 37 36   36 34 36 37   34 33 37 37
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE    NE       W     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         30    50      50    50      50    20       5     5
Rain              C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S
Snow                                          C  S

$$
IAZ035-262200-
Fort Dodge-Webster IA
42.55N  94.18W Elev. 1165 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      47          36          53          37          56
Temp                   44 47 45 41 39 36 36 40 48 53 50 44 42 39 37 44 51 56 53
Dewpt                  39 40 40 39 37 36 36 38 39 39 39 38 37 36 35 37 39 38 39
RH                     82 76 82 92 92100100 92 71 59 66 79 82 89 92 76 63 51 59
Wind dir                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N NE NE  E  E
Wind spd                8  8  6  5  4  5  5  8  9  8  6  6  4  5  5  9  9 10  8
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                     20           5           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    52      38    46      38    51      37    57
Temp          43 40 50 50   42 39 45 45   41 38 48 50   41 38 55 54
Dewpt         38 36 38 38   37 35 39 36   38 35 38 37   36 33 37 38
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE    NE      NW     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2 B2 B2   OV B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         10    50      50    50      50    10       5     5
Rain                 C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S

$$
IAZ094-262200-
Lamoni-Decatur IA
40.63N  93.90W Elev. 1125 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      52          42          56          40          59
Temp                   49 52 52 49 46 43 42 46 52 55 55 49 45 44 40 49 54 59 57
Dewpt                  42 43 43 41 40 41 41 42 43 43 42 41 39 39 39 42 42 43 42
RH                     77 71 71 74 79 93 96 86 71 64 61 74 79 82 96 77 64 55 57
Wind dir                W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E NE
Wind spd                6  6  4  4  4  6  8  9 10 10  8  6  5  5  5  8  8  8  8
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr                     10          40          50           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0        0.02        0.05           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                C  C  C  C


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    56      43    51      41    53      39    61
Temp          48 42 53 55   47 43 49 50   44 42 50 52   43 41 58 59
Dewpt         40 38 40 39   41 41 45 38   39 38 41 39   37 35 38 39
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE     N       N     W
Wind char        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B2 OV OV OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         20    50      70    70      30     5       5     5
Rain              S  C  C    L  L  L  C    C  S

$$
IAZ017-262200-
Mason City-Cerro Gordo IA
43.16N  93.33W Elev. 1189 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      45          35          50          35          54
Temp                   42 45 44 40 38 36 35 39 46 50 47 42 39 36 35 41 50 54 49
Dewpt                  38 41 40 38 37 36 35 37 39 39 39 37 36 35 34 36 37 37 38
RH                     86 86 86 92 96100100 92 76 66 74 82 89 96 96 82 61 52 66
Wind dir                N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
Wind spd                8  8  6  6  5  5  5  6  8  9  6  6  5  6  6  9  9  9  8
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                     20          10          10           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                    S
Obvis                  PF
Wind chill                                                    30 29 35
Min chill              32    38    33    29    30          34    28    29


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          35    51      35    44      35    49      35    54
Temp          39 35 49 49   40 36 43 43   38 36 46 48   39 37 52 51
Dewpt         36 34 37 38   36 34 37 36   36 34 37 37   35 33 37 37
PWind dir         E     E       E     E       E    NE       N     W
Wind char        LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   OV B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    40      50    50      50    30       5     5
Rain                 C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C
Snow                            C  C          C  C

$$
IAZ049-262200-
Marshalltown-Marshall IA
42.11N  92.91W Elev. 972 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      49          38          52          38          55
Temp                   45 49 48 44 42 39 38 43 48 52 49 45 43 40 38 45 50 55 52
Dewpt                  41 43 43 42 40 39 38 40 41 42 41 40 38 38 37 39 40 40 40
RH                     86 80 83 93 93100100 89 77 69 74 82 82 92 96 79 68 57 63
Wind dir                N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
Wind spd                8  8  6  6  5  5  5  6  8  9  9  8  8  8  6  9  9  9  8
Clouds                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                     30          10          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      S  S
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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          37    53      37    46      37    51      36    57
Temp          43 37 50 52   42 37 44 45   40 37 49 50   41 37 55 54
Dewpt         37 34 37 37   36 35 39 35   38 36 38 38   36 33 37 37
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE    NE       N     W
Wind char        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      50    50      40    20       5     5
Rain                    S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S

$$
IAZ086-262200-
Ottumwa-Wapello IA
41.11N  92.45W Elev. 836 ft
1022 AM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

Date             Sun 03/26/17            Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17
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                      53          41          56          41          57
Temp                   49 53 52 47 46 43 41 47 52 56 54 48 46 44 41 48 54 57 55
Dewpt                  44 45 44 43 41 41 41 43 43 44 43 42 40 40 39 42 42 42 42
RH                     83 74 74 86 83 93100 86 71 64 66 80 79 86 92 80 64 57 61
Wind dir               NW  W NW NW NW  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE
Wind spd                9  8  5  5  5  4  6  8  9 10  8  8  8  8  8  9  9  9  8
Clouds                 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
PoP 12hr                     20          30          50           5           5
QPF 12hr                      0           0        0.06           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                   S  C  C  S  S
Obvis                  PF


Date          Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17
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    56      42    50      40    53      38    60
Temp          46 40 53 55   46 42 49 49   43 40 51 52   43 39 57 57
Dewpt         39 35 38 38   39 38 42 36   40 38 41 38   37 35 38 38
PWind dir         E     E       E     E      NE     N       N    NW
Wind char        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2 B2 OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr          5    20      50    70      40    20       5     5
Rain                 S  S    C  C  L  C    C  C  S

$$



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