Mountain Snow Continues in the Southwest While Ice and Snow Fall From the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast

A storm shifting into the Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow into Monday. An eastern storm will track across the Mid-Atlantic region through early Monday with a swath of ice and snow extending into the Northeast. Tuesday into Wednesday, a stronger eastern storm is forecast to impact the eastern half of the U.S. with areas of excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 17 Feb 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as 5. North northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -5. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 18. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly before 1pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 10. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as 5. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -5. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 18. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly before 1pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
5:19 pm CST Feb 17, 2019
6pm CST Feb 17, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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