Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Heavy Snow will be possible to the lee of the Great Lakes. More snow is also expected over parts of the Appalachians, Northern Mid-Atlantic and the Plains. A front will bring rain and high elevation snow to the Pacific Northwest as near record warmth continues in southern California.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.58°NLon: -93.63°WElev: 955ft.

Mostly Cloudy

-9°C

15°F

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1022.9 mb (30.16 in)
Dewpoint -14°C (7°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-14°C (7°F)
Last update 10 Feb 1:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -20. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: -7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. North northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -20. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near -4.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -20. North wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. North northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -20. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -4.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -9.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
12:11 am CST Feb 10, 2016
2am CST Feb 10, 2016-6pm CST Feb 16, 2016
 
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