Early Season Winter Storm Continues to Impact the Mid-Mississippi River Valley into the Northeast States tonight into Friday.

An early season winter storm continues to spread snow from the mid-Mississippi River Valley into the Ohio Valley today along with potentially significant icing for the central Appalachians and a risk for heavy rain along the coastal Mid-Atlantic. The storm will shift north tonight with heavy snow and icing impacts shifting across much of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

45°F

7°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 15 Nov 12:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
11:03 am CST Nov 15, 2018
1pm CST Nov 15, 2018-6pm CST Nov 21, 2018
 
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