• Today

    Feb 27

    16°Lo 4°

    Sunshine

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      0%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      15%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
  • Sat

    Feb 28

    26°Lo 19°

    A little afternoon snow

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      71%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    33°Lo 11°

    Cold with a little snow

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      93%
    • Wind
      Speed
      8 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    31°Lo 26°

    Mostly cloudy and cold

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Wind
      Speed
      9 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    39°Lo 9°

    Snow; breezy in the afternoon

    Poor for fishing
    • Precip
      67%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    more
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Temp (°F) -6° -4° 10° 12° 13°
RealFeel® -8° -1° 13° 18° 23° 22°
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Wind (mph) 5 NNW 4 NW 5 NW 5 NW 5 NW 5 NW 4 NW 4 NW
UV Index 0 1 2 3 3 4 3 3
Cloud Cover 25% 0% 25% 26% 22% 19% 14% 14%
Dew Point -12° -11° -8° -6° -7° -6° -5° -4°
Middle Grid line 15 F Middle Grid line 10 F Middle Grid line 5 F Middle Grid line 0 F Middle Grid line -5 F

Temperature History - Feb 27

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  Today Normal Record 2/27/2014
High 16° 41° 68° (1981) 19°
Low 23° -11° (1962) -1°

Solunar Information for Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:53 AM with 11:10 of sunlight, then sets at 6:03 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:51 PM with 14:43 of moolight, then sets at 3:34 AM

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Future of Hunting, Fishing Could Be in Jeopardy

Nov 1, 2012; 5:00 AM ET As the world warms, due to a changing climate, there is a chance the sport of hunting and fishing could be affected. Valerie Smock has more on what could happen in the future.

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