Inclement Weather Continues in the West; Heavy Precipitation Possible Over The Southern And Eastern U.S. Next Week

The inclement weather pattern over the western U.S. will likely continue into the weekend. Potential exists for additional rain over burn scar areas in California, heavy mountain snow, and critical fire weather over the Plains. By next week, Heavy rain with potential flooding will be possible over the southern U.S. with wintry precipitation from the Mid Atlantic to the Northeast early to mid week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 15 Feb 6:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

Winter Weather Advisory February 16, 06:00pm until February 17, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north northeast  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -5. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly after 8pm.  Temperature rising to around 23 by 3am. Wind chill values as low as 5. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 27. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. North northwest wind around 7 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -5. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly after 8pm. Temperature rising to around 23 by 3am. Wind chill values as low as 5. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 27. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 15. North northwest wind around 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
6:49 pm CST Feb 15, 2019
7pm CST Feb 15, 2019-6pm CST Feb 22, 2019
 
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