Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. into Monday. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Marianna Islands over the next couple of days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Light Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 14 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.3 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 20 Oct 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 48. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Low around 48. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
9:19 pm CDT Oct 20, 2019
10pm CDT Oct 20, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2019
 
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