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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

13°C

55°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1014.0 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill12°C (53°F)
Last update 23 Apr 11:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 km/h increasing to 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 8. North northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 11. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
11:48 pm CDT Apr 23, 2017
12am CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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