Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
4:02 am CDT Jul 21, 2018
4am CDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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