Unsettled Weather Continues in the Northwest; Tracking a Storm from the Plains to Northeast

Unsettled weather will persist across the western U.S. this week with heavy coastal rain and mountain snow for the Pacific Northwest. A storm will develop over the Central Plains and track to the Northeast through this weekend bringing a wintry mix over portions of the Plains and Midwest, heavy rain over the northern Gulf Coast and a potential for heavy snow in the Northeast this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

Urbandale IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 34. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 10pm.  Widespread fog, mainly after 10pm. Low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Snow and Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Widespread fog, mainly between 8am and 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Fog

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Low around 30. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 34. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 10pm. Widespread fog, mainly after 10pm. Low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Widespread fog, mainly between 8am and 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Low around 30. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 34. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Urbandale IA
 41.65°N 93.74°W
11:33 am CST Jan 22, 2020
12pm CST Jan 22, 2020-6pm CST Jan 28, 2020
 
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