Spring Storm in the East; Unsettled Weather in the West

A strong spring storm will bring a threat of strong to severe storms from the eastern Great Lakes and Central Appalachians to the Mid-Atlantic and into the Northeast. A wintry mix can be expected on the northern portions of this storm with heavy snow in Maine. A series of storms in the West will continue producing lower elevation rain, mountain snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist and Windy

3°C

38°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 43 G 63 km/h
Barometer 998.6 mb (29.48 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill-3°C (27°F)
Last update 29 Mar 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

Wind Advisory until March 29, 01:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 29, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 37 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Gradual
    Clearing and
    Windy

    High: 14 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 15 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Chance Rain

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 37 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
11:19 pm CDT Mar 28, 2020
2am CDT Mar 29, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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