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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Des Moines, Des Moines International Airport (KDSM)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 93.67°WElev: 955ft.

A Few Clouds

-7°C

20°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 28 km/h
Barometer 1019.5 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint -13°C (9°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-15°C (5°F)
Last update 25 Feb 8:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. West southwest wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 6.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. South wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. West southwest wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. West northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
6:48 am CST Feb 25, 2017
9am CST Feb 25, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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