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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

Fog/Mist

0°C

32°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1020.2 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (31°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 18 Jan 9:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 8. South southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 8. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 8. South southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 8. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
9:03 am CST Jan 18, 2017
10am CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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