Wet Pattern Out West; Wintry Weather in Central U.S. headed into the Northeast

A series of weather warm weather systems will produce rain, heavy at times, which when combined with high snow levels, could lead to flooding and flash floods across northern California and the Pacific Northwest. A slow moving system will spread wintry conditions towards the Appalachians and Northeast, with areas of heavy rain into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

-1°C

31°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 22 G 37 km/h
Barometer 1014.8 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 4.02 km
Wind Chill-6°C (21°F)
Last update 24 Jan 11:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 1. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around -19. Northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -20. West northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -4 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -1 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 0 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 1.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    High: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 1. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around -19. Northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -20. West northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 1.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
12:19 pm CST Jan 24, 2020
12pm CST Jan 24, 2020-6pm CST Jan 30, 2020
 
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