• Early AM

    May 28

    Lo 63°

    Rain and a thunderstorm

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      86%
    • Hours of Precip
      10.5
    more
  • Today

    May 28

    78°Lo 60°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hours of Precip
      3.5
    more
  • Sun

    May 29

    83°Lo 61°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      66%
    • Precip
      24%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    May 30

    83°Lo 64°

    Mostly cloudy with a t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      99%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
  • Tue

    May 31

    78°Lo 62°

    Cloudy, a couple of t-storms

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
    more
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Hi 83° RealFeel® 89° Precipitation 56%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Mostly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm around

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.16 in
  • Rain: 0.16 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 61° Precipitation 51%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SSW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Cloudy with a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.12 in
  • Rain: 0.12 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 30

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  Today Normal Record 5/30/2015
High 83° 77° 105° (1934) 64°
Low 64° 57° 40° (1897) 56°

Solunar Information for West Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:44 AM with 14:58 of sunlight, then sets at 8:42 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 2:19 AM with 12:01 of moolight, then sets at 2:20 PM

Sun, May 29
Last
Sun, Jun 5
New
Sun, Jun 12
First
Mon, Jun 20
Full

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

Mon. Stargazing