Widespread Winter Weather from Eastern Storm to Wind Down Overnight; Heavy Rainfall to Continue Across the Southeast; Southwest To See More Snow Through Friday

Areas of heavy snow and ice are ongoing from Minnesota into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast will taper off overnight as the storm shifts into eastern Canada. To the south, heavy rainfall will continue river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South on and off through this coming weekend. Snow returns to the Southwest with another storm. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 21 Feb 3:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as 5. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow, freezing drizzle, and sleet before midnight, then freezing drizzle likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 4am, then freezing drizzle likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of freezing drizzle before 10am, then a chance of drizzle between 10am and noon, then rain likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. East northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Rain Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Low around 21. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as 5. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of snow, freezing drizzle, and sleet before midnight, then freezing drizzle likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 4am, then freezing drizzle likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of freezing drizzle before 10am, then a chance of drizzle between 10am and noon, then rain likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm. Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Low around 21. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
3:49 am CST Feb 21, 2019
4am CST Feb 21, 2019-6pm CST Feb 27, 2019
 
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