• Sunny 79°
    Outdoor Concert Current Weather
    • RealFeel
      83°
    • Relative Humidity
      48%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
  • Today

    Jul 4

    Hi 83°

    Hazy sun

    Excellent for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      88°
    • Precip
      2%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Jul 5

    Hi 85°

    Partly sunny

    Excellent for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      89°
    • Precip
      12%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    Day Details >
  • Monday

    Jul 6

    Hi 79°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Precip
      65%
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some strong, late tomorrow night through Monday afternoon; storms can be severe

7/4 7/5 Now: 1:05pm
PM 1-5
  • 1pm Hazy sunshine 79° 0%
  • 2pm Hazy sunshine 80° 0%
  • 3pm Hazy sunshine 82° 0%
  • 4pm Hazy sunshine 82° 0%
  • 5pm Hazy sunshine 83° 0%
AM 12-5
  • 12am Mostly clear 65° 0%
  • 1am Mostly clear 64° 0%
  • 2am Mostly clear 62° 0%
  • 3am Mostly clear 62° 0%
  • 4am Mostly clear 61° 0%
  • 5am Mostly clear 60° 0%
AM 6-11
  • 6am Mostly sunny 61° 0%
  • 7am Mostly sunny 62° 0%
  • 8am Mostly sunny 67° 0%
  • 9am Mostly sunny 71° 0%
  • 10am Mostly sunny 75° 0%
  • 11am Mostly sunny 79° 0%
Hourly Forecast >
Jul 04, 2015; 1:17 AM ET
Five-day Weather Forecast for Des Moines, IA
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