• Cloudy 39°
    Outdoor Concert Current Weather
    • RealFeel
      28°
    • Relative Humidity
      65%
    • Wind
      Speed
      14 mph
  • Today

    Feb 7

    Hi 41°

    Turning cloudy and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      30°
    • Precip
      25%
    • Wind
      Speed
      15 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Feb 8

    Hi 20°

    Windy with a bit of snow

    Poor for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      -1°
    • Precip
      59%
    • Wind
      Speed
      22 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tuesday

    Feb 9

    Hi 17°

    Cold with clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor concert
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      -2°
    • Precip
      0%
    • Wind
      Speed
      17 mph
    Day Details >
Next

Snowfall from this evening into tomorrow afternoon will total 1-3 inches

2/7 2/8 Now: 4:47pm
PM 4-8
  • 4pm Mostly cloudy 38° 5%
  • 5pm Mostly cloudy 36° 5%
  • 6pm Cloudy 34° 8%
  • 7pm Cloudy 35° 35%
  • 8pm Cloudy 34° 38%
AM 3-8
  • 3am Snow 25° 57%
  • 4am Snow 24° 65%
  • 5am Snow 20° 64%
  • 6am Snow 20° 64%
  • 7am Cloudy 20° 40%
  • 8am Cloudy 18° 37%
AM 9-2
  • 9am Snow 18° 40%
  • 10am Cloudy 18° 37%
  • 11am Cloudy 19° 37%
  • 12pm Snow 19° 40%
  • 1pm Cloudy 19° 40%
  • 2pm Flurries 19° 48%
Hourly Forecast >
Feb 07, 2016; 1:39 PM ET
Five-day Weather Forecast for Des Moines, IA
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

Bad Weather and the Ballot Box

Oct 28, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The presidential election is only days away. How does the weather affect the number of people who show up to vote?