Mountain Snow Continues in the Southwest While Ice and Snow Fall From the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast

A storm shifting into the Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow into Monday. An eastern storm will track across the Mid-Atlantic region through early Monday with a swath of ice and snow extending into the Northeast. Tuesday into Wednesday, a stronger eastern storm is forecast to impact the eastern half of the U.S. with areas of excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1024.9 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 18 Feb 3:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 06:00pm until February 20, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, mainly before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 18. Wind chill values as low as 10. North northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as 5. North northwest wind around 7 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 18. East wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 11am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon.  High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 18. Wind chill values as low as 10. North northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as 5. North northwest wind around 7 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 18. East wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow before 11am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon. High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
3:33 am CST Feb 18, 2019
4am CST Feb 18, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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