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Wintry mix of snow, sleet and rain/freezing rain over parts of the Northeast and New England

Winter weather advisories and winter storm warnings are in place across portions of New York State and much of New England. Coastal flooding is likely from the Delmarva to southern Long Island and portions of southern New England. Elsewhere, heavy snow will fall across the northern Rockies to the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

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 88%
Wind Speed E 15 km/h
Barometer 1010.9 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 24 Jan 10:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Moines IA

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow likely before 5pm, then rain, snow, and sleet likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 13 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, snow, and sleet before 4am, then snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with rain after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 1. East wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7am.  High near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery
    then Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. West northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near -3.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow likely before 5pm, then rain, snow, and sleet likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain, snow, and sleet before 4am, then snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with rain after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 1. East wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Wednesday
Snow, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7am. High near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. West northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
Des Moines IA
 41.58°N 93.63°W
9:48 am CST Jan 24, 2017
11am CST Jan 24, 2017-6pm CST Jan 30, 2017
 
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