Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1028.6 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 28 Feb 8:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines International Airport IA

Red Flag Warning February 29, 10:00am until February 29, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Windy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear during the early evening, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Windy.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Windy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy.

    Windy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Windy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear during the early evening, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Windy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Windy.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before noon. Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines International Airport IA
 41.54°N 93.66°W
8:34 pm CST Feb 28, 2024
9pm CST Feb 28, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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