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Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions of the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Unsettled weather will continue across the Southeast and Gulf Coast with periodic showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Rainfall amounts may exceed three inches in some locales. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible for the Ohio Valley and central Plains through Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 May 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

West Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
West Des Moines IA
 41.56°N 93.74°W
3:32 pm CDT May 22, 2018
4pm CDT May 22, 2018-6pm CDT May 28, 2018
 
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