• Cloudy 67°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      84%
    • RealFeel
      67°
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
  • Today

    Aug 27

    Hi 79°

    A thunderstorm this afternoon

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      84°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Aug 28

    Hi 78°

    Humid with rain and a t-storm

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      66%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      85°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    Day Details >
  • Friday

    Aug 29

    Hi 79°

    Variable clouds, a t-storm

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      90°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms in the area late tonight through Friday evening

8/27 8/28 Now: 9:32am
AM 9-1
  • 9am Intermittent clouds 67° 47%
  • 10am Intermittent clouds 70° 40%
  • 11am Intermittent clouds 72° 34%
  • 12pm Mostly cloudy 74° 34%
  • 1pm Mostly cloudy 75° 34%
PM 8-1
  • 8pm Cloudy 73° 47%
  • 9pm Thunderstorms 71° 51%
  • 10pm Cloudy 70° 47%
  • 11pm Cloudy 69° 34%
  • 12am Cloudy 69° 34%
  • 1am Cloudy 69° 39%
AM 2-7
  • 2am Cloudy 68° 49%
  • 3am Thunderstorms 68° 63%
  • 4am Thunderstorms 68° 63%
  • 5am Thunderstorms 68° 53%
  • 6am Cloudy 67° 49%
  • 7am Cloudy 66° 48%
Hourly Forecast >
Aug 27, 2014; 1:33 AM ET
Thunderstorms in the area late tonight through late Saturday night
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

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