• Sunny 11°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      61%
    • RealFeel
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
  • Today

    Mar 4

    Hi 16°

    Becoming cloudy and colder

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      -1°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Mar 5

    Hi 14°

    Plenty of sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    Day Details >
  • Friday

    Mar 6

    Hi 34°

    Clouds and sun; not as cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      23°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Noticeably colder today

3/4 3/5 Now: 10:34am
AM 10-2
  • 10am Mostly sunny 9° 0%
  • 11am Intermittent clouds 11° 0%
  • 12pm Mostly cloudy 14° 0%
  • 1pm Cloudy 15° 0%
  • 2pm Cloudy 16° 0%
PM 9-2
  • 9pm Mostly clear 3° 0%
  • 10pm Clear 0° 0%
  • 11pm Clear -1° 0%
  • 12am Clear -2° 0%
  • 1am Clear -4° 0%
  • 2am Clear -5° 0%
AM 3-8
  • 3am Clear -6° 0%
  • 4am Clear -7° 0%
  • 5am Clear -9° 0%
  • 6am Clear -10° 0%
  • 7am Sunny -11° 0%
  • 8am Sunny -9° 0%
Hourly Forecast >
Mar 04, 2015; 1:18 AM ET
Becoming noticeably milder Friday
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

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