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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 May 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. North northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. North northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Des Moines IA
 41.56°N 93.57°W
6:02 am CDT May 20, 2018
7am CDT May 20, 2018-6pm CDT May 26, 2018
 
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