Fire Weather Concerns Continue in California; Pattern Change Possible Later this Week

Low humidity and gusty winds will continue across portions of California through Monday, although the weather pattern may change by Wednesday with increasing rain chances. Elsewhere, chilly conditions will persist across the northern and eastern states with rounds of light snow over the Great Lakes and Northeast, while areas of rain develop in south Texas and the Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1027.6 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 18 Nov 11:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
10:49 am CST Nov 18, 2018
12pm CST Nov 18, 2018-6pm CST Nov 24, 2018
 
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