Storm System To Lift From The Southern U.S. To Great Lakes Over The Next Couple Of Days

A storm will develop, intensify and lift northward from the southern Plains to the Great Lakes over the next two days. The weather hazards of most concern today are severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, isolated large hail and tornadoes and heavy rain with possible flooding in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Mid South. Then on Thursday, a zone of heavy snow may fall in Iowa and Wisconsin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 8 Feb 2:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 19.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
2:45 pm CST Feb 8, 2023
3pm CST Feb 8, 2023-6pm CST Feb 14, 2023
 
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