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Heavy precipitation for parts of the Pacific Northwest

Moisture will continue to stream into the Pacific Northwest for the next several days. Heavy rain will continue along the coast, while heavy snow will impact the highest elevations of the Cascades. In the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes, more arctic air will bring periods of snow, blustery winds and cold wind chills. Light snow is also possible in New England and the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.53°NLon: 93.65°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

7°C

44°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 22 km/h
Barometer 1008.9 mb (29.79 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 21 Nov 4:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 0 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -7. North northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 4. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -1. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 8.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 0 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -7. North northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 4. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -1. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
5:03 am CST Nov 21, 2017
5am CST Nov 21, 2017-6pm CST Nov 27, 2017
 
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