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Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast and Breezy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 42.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
10:33 am CDT Oct 19, 2018
12pm CDT Oct 19, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 25, 2018
 
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