Strong System To Move Through East; Very Unsettled Hawaii and Alaska

A strong cold front will sweep through the East on Monday with lake effect snow, high winds and strong to severe thunderstorms. Meanwhile, a powerful Kona low will produce multiple hazards across Hawaii, including heavy rain and potential catastrophic flooding. Finally, a winter storm is impacting Alaska as blizzard and winter storm warnings are in effect for much of western and southern Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

7°C

44°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed NW 15 km/h
Barometer 1007.3 mb (29.73 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (39°F)
Last update 5 Dec 5:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

Wind Advisory December 5, 09:00pm until December 6, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: -2 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
5:39 pm CST Dec 5, 2021
6pm CST Dec 5, 2021-6pm CST Dec 12, 2021
 
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