Oppressive Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

An oppressive and dangerous heat wave continues across a large section of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the central and southern Plains to the Southeast. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in multiple spots, in Montana, parts of the Midwest and from the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 82. East southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 65.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 82. East southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
9:39 pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
11pm CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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