• Tonight

    Aug 30

    Lo 64°

    A thunderstorm in spots early

    Hunting Weather
    • Precip
      50%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      74%
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
  • Wed

    Aug 31

    80°Lo 56°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Very Good for hunting
    • Precip
      8%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      51%
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Sep 1

    79°Lo 56°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for hunting
    • Precip
      5%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      14%
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    more
  • Fri

    Sep 2

    77°Lo 58°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      4%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      19%
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
  • Sat

    Sep 3

    77°Lo 62°

    Nice with clouds and sunshine

    Poor for hunting
    • Precip
      21%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    more
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W

  • NW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Mostly cloudy and humid; a shower or thunderstorm in spots late this afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs
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Night

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E

S

W

  • NNW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

A shower or thunderstorm in spots this evening; otherwise, partly cloudy and humid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 30

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  Today Normal Record 8/30/2015
High 80° 82° 104° (2013) 79°
Low 64° 62° 42° (1893) 60°

Solunar Information for West Des Moines, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:40 AM with 13:10 of sunlight, then sets at 7:50 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:51 AM with 14:04 of moolight, then sets at 6:55 PM

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Fri, Sep 9
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Fri, Sep 16
Full
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