Dangerous Heat and Humidity Over The East

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over much of the east over the next couple of days. Afternoon high temperatures are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. The dangerous heat wave will impact major I-95 cities from North Carolina to New York. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds

32°C

89°F

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed N 20 km/h
Barometer 1017.2 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 25 Jul 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind around 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 20. North wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 32. North wind around 11 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 20. North wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
12:49 pm CDT Jul 25, 2016
3pm CDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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