Tropical Storm Nestor to Impact the Southeast U.S. Through the Weekend

Tropical Storm Nestor is forecast to reach the Florida Panhandle by early Saturday. Strong winds, storm surge, heavy rainfall and dangerous rip currents are expected. The system will continue to track northeast through the Southeast and Southern Mid-Atlantic over the weekend and produce locally heavy rain with gusty winds. Meanwhile, heavy snowfall is anticipated for parts of the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds and Windy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 31 G 40 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

Wind Advisory until October 18, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until October 18, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a steady temperature around 68. Windy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. Light north wind.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a steady temperature around 68. Windy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. Light north wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Light southeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
2:48 pm CDT Oct 18, 2019
4pm CDT Oct 18, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 24, 2019
 
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