Severe Thunderstorm and Heavy Rain Threat Along the East Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes will shift across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast states today and tonight. Heavy rainfall and a risk of flash flooding is also present as tropical moisture streams north along the East Coast. The highest threat exists from the Carolinas into New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

A Few Clouds

62°F

17°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. South wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. South wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Des Moines IA
 41.61°N 93.6°W
12:18 pm CDT Apr 19, 2019
3pm CDT Apr 19, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2019
 
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