• Rain 64°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      93%
    • RealFeel
      64°
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
  • Today

    Oct 2

    Hi 68°

    Periods of rain and a t-storm

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      68°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    Oct 3

    Hi 51°

    Colder with variable clouds

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      42°
    • Wind
      Gust
      27 mph
    Day Details >
  • Saturday

    Oct 4

    Hi 53°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      3%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      49°
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms in the area this morning through this evening

10/2 10/3 Now: 9:59am
AM 9-1
  • 9am Cloudy 62° 22%
  • 10am Cloudy 64° 27%
  • 11am Thunderstorms 66° 61%
  • 12pm Thunderstorms 67° 61%
  • 1pm Thunderstorms 68° 61%
PM 8-1
  • 8pm Cloudy 57° 43%
  • 9pm Thunderstorms 55° 51%
  • 10pm Intermittent clouds 54° 47%
  • 11pm Intermittent clouds 52° 34%
  • 12am Partly cloudy 52° 34%
  • 1am Mostly clear 51° 28%
AM 2-7
  • 2am Mostly clear 49° 17%
  • 3am Mostly clear 49° 17%
  • 4am Clear 48° 17%
  • 5am Clear 46° 17%
  • 6am Clear 44° 17%
  • 7am Mostly clear 43° 11%
Hourly Forecast >
Oct 02, 2014; 1:18 AM ET
Thunderstorms in the area this morning through this evening
Des Moines, IA Weather Forecast

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