Des Moines, Iowa
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 5:54 AM on Thursday 28 Aug 2014 (Local Time) from KDSM Reporting Station
Light Rain Light Rain  
Wind Chill: 69°   Ceiling: 11000
Heat Index: 69°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 65°   Wind: 0mph
Humidity: 87%   Direction: NA
Pressure: 30.04"   Gusts: NA
Location:  41.59°N, 93.61°W
Report Text: KDSM 281054Z 00000KT 10SM -RA FEW065 SCT085 OVC110 21/18 A3004 RMK AO2 RAB23 SLP166 OCNL LTGIC DSNT S CB DSNT S MOV NE P0000 T02060183
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 84° - Lo 70°
7 AM
T-Storms
T-Storms
68°
8 AM
T-Storms
T-Storms
68°
9 AM
T-Storms
T-Storms
68°
10 AM
Hvy T-Storms
Hvy T-Storms
68°
11 AM
T-Storms
T-Storms
70°
12 PM
T-Storms
T-Storms
73°
Weather Maps
Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
thu fri sat sun mon tue wed thu fri sat
aug
28
T-Storms
T-Storms
84°
70°
aug
29
T-Storms
T-Storms
81°
66°
aug
30
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
83°
65°
aug
31
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
83°
70°
sep
01
AM T-Storms
AM T-Storms
80°
60°
sep
02
Sunny
Sunny
83°
63°
sep
03
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
84°
69°
sep
04
Sunny
Sunny
87°
73°
sep
05
Sunny
Sunny
83°
69°
sep
06
PM T-Storms
PM T-Storms
82°
67°
Details for Thursday, August 28
Thunderstorms likely. A few storms may be severe. High 84F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall possibly over one inch.
Evening: Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. Low near 70F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 86%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 100%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 92%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:36 AM
Sunset: 7:54 PM
 
Moonrise: 9:32 AM
Moonset: 9:14 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (144°)
Speed: 13Mph(22Km, 15Kts)
Details for Friday, August 29
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning becoming more widespread in the afternoon. High 81F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Evening: Thunderstorms likely, especially in the evening. Low 66F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
UV Index: 6 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 80%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 80%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 64%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:38 AM
Sunset: 7:52 PM
 
Moonrise: 10:31 AM
Moonset: 9:46 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  SSW
Direction: SSW (195°)
Speed: 10Mph(16Km, 12Kts)
Details for Saturday, August 30
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 75%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 23%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:39 AM
Sunset: 7:50 PM
 
Moonrise: 11:30 AM
Moonset: 10:20 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (300°)
Speed: 7Mph(11Km, 8Kts)
Details for Sunday, August 31
Scattered thunderstorms. Potential for severe thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 79%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 50%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 35%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:40 AM
Sunset: 7:49 PM
 
Moonrise: 12:31 PM
Moonset: 10:59 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  SSE
Direction: SSE (166°)
Speed: 14Mph(23Km, 16Kts)
Details for Monday, September 01
Thunderstorms early. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 8 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 75%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 38%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:41 AM
Sunset: 7:47 PM
 
Moonrise: 1:31 PM
Moonset: 11:43 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (297°)
Speed: 12Mph(19Km, 13Kts)
Details for Tuesday, September 02
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 70%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 14%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:42 AM
Sunset: 7:45 PM
 
Moonrise: 2:31 PM
Moonset: 12:01 AM
Moon Phase:  First Quarter
Moonphase:
First Quarter
Wind Direction:  SSW
Direction: SSW (197°)
Speed: 7Mph(12Km, 8Kts)
Details for Wednesday, September 03
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 78%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 41%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:43 AM
Sunset: 7:44 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:28 PM
Moonset: 12:34 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (169°)
Speed: 10Mph(15Km, 11Kts)
Details for Thursday, September 04
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 73%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 15%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:44 AM
Sunset: 7:42 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:22 PM
Moonset: 1:32 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (183°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Friday, September 05
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 70%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 16%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:45 AM
Sunset: 7:40 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:11 PM
Moonset: 2:37 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (182°)
Speed: 12Mph(19Km, 14Kts)
Details for Saturday, September 06
Afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 73%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 37%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:46 AM
Sunset: 7:39 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:56 PM
Moonset: 3:47 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (178°)
Speed: 9Mph(15Km, 11Kts)
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