Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Windsor Heights IA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Windy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 18 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Windy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 18 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Windsor Heights IA
 41.59°N 93.72°W
5:18 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
6am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database