Mid-Atlantic Severe Thunderstorms; Western Heat Wave

A persistent heat wave will continue to bring dangerously hot temperatures and set new records across much of the Western U.S. through this week. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings are in effect. Severe thunderstorms associated with damaging wind gusts and hail will be possible across parts of the Mid-Atlantic, including the National Capitol Region, this afternoon and evening. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 14 Jun 4:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
3:22 pm CDT Jun 14, 2021
5pm CDT Jun 14, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 21, 2021
 
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