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Wintry mix and snow from the western mountains to the southern Plains

A storm system in the west will bring rain to California and the Desert Southwest Saturday. Snow will fall in the Sierra, Great Basin and southern Rocky Mountains. Meanwhile a warm front will bring rain to Texas with a wintry mix from the Red River Valley to southern Ohio Valley. North of this front, snow is expected from the southern Plains to northern Ohio Valley.
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Des Moines IA

7 Day Forecast

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Des Moines, IA Local Forecast Office

Overnight

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: -18 °C

Saturday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Snow

High: -5 °C

Saturday
Night

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Snow
Likely

Low: -8 °C

Sunday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Snow

High: -1 °C

Sunday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: -12 °C

Monday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: -2 °C

Monday
Night

Chance Freezing Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Freezing Rain

Low: -3 °C

Tuesday

Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Rain/Snow

High: 3 °C

Tuesday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

Low: -13 °C

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight Mostly clear, with a low around -18. Wind chill values as low as -25. Southeast wind 8 to 10 km/h.
  • Saturday A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near -5. Wind chill values as low as -25. South southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
  • Saturday Night Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -8. South southeast wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
  • Sunday A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near -1. South wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around -12. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
  • Monday Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
  • Monday Night A chance of freezing rain before midnight, then a chance of rain or freezing rain. Cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
  • Tuesday Rain and snow. High near 3. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. Blustery.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near -9. Blustery.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -17.
  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near -3.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 4.