Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
6:03 am CDT Jul 20, 2018
9am CDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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