Shifting Heat Wave from Southern Plains to West; A Very Wet Few Days for East

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices will linger for another day or two across the Southern Plains/Lower MS Valley, especially TX. Meanwhile, another widespread Heat Wave is beginning across the Southwest, CA and Northwest for this week. Finally, an anomalous upper trough over the East will continue to inundate the Mid-Atlantic region with tropical heavy to excessive rainfall. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

23°C

73°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 1015.5 mb (30.01 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Jul 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North northwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light north northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. East northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North northwest wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. North northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light north northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
9:48 pm CDT Jul 22, 2018
10pm CDT Jul 22, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2018
 
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