Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms in the Plains

A coastal storm will continue to bring high winds and heavy rain which may cause flooding to coastal areas of the Northeast U.S. Tuesday and Tuesday night. Scattered severe thunderstorms associated with large hail, wind damage and isolated tornadoes are expected across parts of the southern and central Plains from late Tuesday afternoon through the evening into the overnight. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

39°F

4°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 26 Oct 6:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny then
    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  High near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 46. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a southeast wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. High near 56. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 46. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
6:23 am CDT Oct 26, 2021
7am CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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