• Sunny 85°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      62%
    • RealFeel
      94°
    • Wind
      Speed
      12 mph
  • Today

    Aug 29

    Hi 84°

    A few strong p.m. t-storms

    Very Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Wind
      Gust
      18 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Aug 30

    Hi 80°

    Humid with variable clouds

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      87°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    Day Details >
  • Sunday

    Aug 31

    Hi 85°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      92°
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Thunderstorms, some severe, Sunday evening through Monday morning; storms can bring downpours, large hail, damaging winds and a tornado

8/29 8/30 Now: 2:17pm
PM 2-6
  • 2pm Partly sunny 84° 47%
  • 3pm Mostly cloudy w/ t-storms 82° 51%
  • 4pm Intermittent clouds 81° 47%
  • 5pm Mostly cloudy 79° 47%
  • 6pm Thunderstorms 78° 51%
AM 1-6
  • 1am Cloudy 68° 47%
  • 2am Cloudy 67° 47%
  • 3am Thunderstorms 67° 51%
  • 4am Cloudy 67° 47%
  • 5am Mostly cloudy 66° 48%
  • 6am Thunderstorms 65° 52%
AM 7-12
  • 7am Cloudy 65° 48%
  • 8am Mostly cloudy 66° 20%
  • 9am Mostly cloudy 67° 20%
  • 10am Cloudy 70° 20%
  • 11am Cloudy 72° 20%
  • 12pm Mostly cloudy 74° 20%
Hourly Forecast >
Aug 29, 2014; 1:23 AM ET
Thunderstorms, some severe, Sunday night; storms can bring downpours, large hail, damaging winds and a tornado
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

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