West Des Moines, Iowa
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 9:54 PM on Tuesday 29 Jul 2014 (Local Time) from KDSM Reporting Station
Few Clouds Few Clouds  
Wind Chill: 68°   Ceiling: Unl
Heat Index: 68°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 55°   Wind: 6mph
Humidity: 63%   Direction: 280°W
Pressure: 30.1"   Gusts: NA
Location:  41.57°N, 93.76°W
Report Text: KDSM 300254Z 28005KT 10SM FEW250 20/13 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP186 T02000128 53006
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 77° - Lo 56°
11 PM
Clear
Clear
64°
12 AM
Clear
Clear
63°
1 AM
Clear
Clear
61°
2 AM
M Clear
M Clear
60°
3 AM
M Clear
M Clear
60°
4 AM
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
58°
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Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
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jul
29
M Clear
M Clear
77°
56°
jul
30
M Sunny
M Sunny
81°
57°
jul
31
M Sunny
M Sunny
83°
59°
aug
01
Sunny
Sunny
83°
58°
aug
02
Sunny
Sunny
83°
59°
aug
03
Sunny
Sunny
84°
62°
aug
04
M Sunny
M Sunny
85°
64°
aug
05
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
84°
65°
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06
Showers
Showers
76°
61°
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07
Rain
Rain
79°
59°
Details for Tuesday, July 29 (Evening)
Evening: Generally clear skies. Low 56F. Winds light and variable.
UV Index: 0 (Low)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 83%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 23%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:06 AM
Sunset: 8:36 PM
 
Moonrise: 8:47 AM
Moonset: 9:45 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (322°)
Speed: 5Mph(8Km, 5Kts)
Details for Wednesday, July 30
Mostly sunny skies. High 81F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Evening: Mainly clear skies. Low 57F. Winds light and variable.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 59%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 27%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:07 AM
Sunset: 8:35 PM
 
Moonrise: 9:43 AM
Moonset: 10:13 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (337°)
Speed: 6Mph(10Km, 7Kts)
Details for Thursday, July 31
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 58%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 17%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:08 AM
Sunset: 8:34 PM
 
Moonrise: 10:41 AM
Moonset: 10:41 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (315°)
Speed: 5Mph(8Km, 6Kts)
Details for Friday, August 01
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 59%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 17%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:09 AM
Sunset: 8:32 PM
 
Moonrise: 11:38 AM
Moonset: 11:11 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (344°)
Speed: 4Mph(6Km, 4Kts)
Details for Saturday, August 02
Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 64%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 6%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:10 AM
Sunset: 8:31 PM
 
Moonrise: 12:38 PM
Moonset: 11:43 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNE
Direction: NNE (19°)
Speed: 6Mph(9Km, 7Kts)
Details for Sunday, August 03
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 63%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 4%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:11 AM
Sunset: 8:30 PM
 
Moonrise: 1:39 PM
Moonset: 12:01 AM
Moon Phase:  First Quarter
Moonphase:
First Quarter
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (182°)
Speed: 6Mph(10Km, 7Kts)
Details for Monday, August 04
Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
UV Index: 9 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 60%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 27%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:12 AM
Sunset: 8:29 PM
 
Moonrise: 2:41 PM
Moonset: 12:20 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  SSW
Direction: SSW (193°)
Speed: 8Mph(13Km, 9Kts)
Details for Tuesday, August 05
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
UV Index: 8 (Very High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 70%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 51%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:13 AM
Sunset: 8:28 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:43 PM
Moonset: 1:01 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  SSE
Direction: SSE (156°)
Speed: 9Mph(15Km, 11Kts)
Details for Wednesday, August 06
Showers possible. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 6 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 70%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 50%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 82%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:14 AM
Sunset: 8:26 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:44 PM
Moonset: 1:49 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (124°)
Speed: 12Mph(20Km, 14Kts)
Details for Thursday, August 07
Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 80%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 86%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:15 AM
Sunset: 8:25 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:42 PM
Moonset: 2:45 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (190°)
Speed: 11Mph(18Km, 13Kts)
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