• Today

    Aug 4

    85°Lo 68°

    Partly sunny

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      13%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      44%
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
  • Wed

    Aug 5

    83°Lo 69°

    Rather cloudy with a t-storm

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      82%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    85°Lo 70°

    Humid with some sun

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      20%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 7

    87°Lo 69°

    Periods of sun

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      6%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      70%
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    85°Lo 69°

    Sun and some clouds

    Very Good for hunting
    • Precip
      16%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      44%
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 91° Precipitation 13%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly sunny

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 68° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 56%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Mostly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.14 in
  • Rain: 0.14 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 4

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  Today Normal Record 8/4/2014
High 85° 85° 110° (1918) 89°
Low 68° 66° 47° (1894) 68°

Solunar Information for West Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:12 AM with 14:17 of sunlight, then sets at 8:29 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:08 PM with 13:15 of moolight, then sets at 12:23 PM

Fri, Aug 7
Last
Fri, Aug 14
New
Sat, Aug 22
First
Sat, Aug 29
Full

Hunting and your Heart

Nov 10, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Hunting can put your heart at risk if you have not properly prepared for the season. Jeannette Calle Explains.

Radar & Satellite

Tue. Fronts & Pressure

Tue. Hunting Weather