• Tonight

    Feb 11

    Lo 16°

    Mostly cloudy

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Precip
      70%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
  • Fri

    Feb 12

    20°Lo -5°

    Clouds breaking and breezy

    Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      6%
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Feb 13

    14°Lo 12°

    A bit of afternoon snow

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      98%
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
  • Sun

    Feb 14

    32°Lo 20°

    Not as cold with snow

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      87%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Mon

    Feb 15

    37°Lo 25°

    Snow and sleet in the morning

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      59%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Wind (mph) 5 SE 6 SSE 7 SSE 7 SSE 7 SSE 6 E 6 ESE 6 ESE
UV Index 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cloud Cover 93% 93% 99% 99% 99% 99% 93% 94%
Dew Point 10° 11° 10° 12°
Middle Grid line 25 F Middle Grid line 20 F Middle Grid line 15 F

Temperature History - Feb 11

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  Today Normal Record 2/11/2015
High 22° 35° 65° (1882) 39°
Low 16° 17° -24° (1899) 12°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:16 AM with 10:27 of sunlight, then sets at 5:43 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:03 AM with 12:37 of moolight, then sets at 9:40 PM

Mon, Feb 15
First
Mon, Feb 22
Full
Tue, Mar 1
Last
Wed, Mar 9
New

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

Thu. Stargazing