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from: Feb 24 2017 4:15 am until: Feb 25 2017 12:00 am Winter Weather Advisory level: Minor
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Temperature

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Currently: 33.7, Min: 33.7, Max: 38.8
33.7°F 

 Cold 

Feels like: 33°F
  High Low
Today: 38.8°F (12:00 am) 33.7°F (6:30 am)
Yesterday: 47.6°F (12:00 am) 37.6°F (6:38 am)
Month: 72.8°F 8.6°F
Year: 72.8°F -2.6°F
Last year: 38.5°F (2:47 pm) 31.4°F (10:47 pm)
Records/today: 78.0°F (1930) -11.0°F (1889)
Normals/today: 39.0°F 22.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.15 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.11 in


This Month:0.72 in


Season Total:2.41 in


Wind

Wind from ENE

Wind from ENE
1.0 mph

0 Bft
Calm


Gust:
1.0 mph


Gust today:
23.0 mph at 12:00 am


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  6:55 am sunset  6:00 pm

Daylight hh:mm 11:05 (+ 3 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  5:42 am moonset  4:11 pm

Waning Crescent,  6% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 95%


Dew Point: 33.0°F


Barometer: 29.61 inHg


Trend: Rising Rapidly


Solar Radiation

0 W/m2


High:  @  none

UV Index more information


Now: 0.0    None 


Air quality for West Side of Des Moines and Just East of Windsor Heights, Iowa - Click on an image to enlarge it - For more information visit Airnow.gov

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Good Moderate Unhealthy-Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very Unhealthy Hazardous

Des Moines, IA - Air quality forecast  

Current O3 22 Good
     
2017-02-24 O3 0-50 Good
     
2017-02-25 O3 0-50 Good
     
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     Forecast issued at: Monday Feb 20 2017

UV Index Forecast 

Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday
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2.7 2.5 2.6 3.0 3.0 2.6
 Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium   Medium 
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weather forecast (summary)  more information

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Overnight
 
Friday
 
Friday
  Night
Saturday
 
Saturday
  Night
Sunday
 
Sunday
  Night
Monday
 
Monday
  Night
Tuesday
 
Chance Rain and Breezy Wintry Mix Likely and Areas Blowing Snow Snow Likely and Patchy Blowing Snow Sunny and Breezy then Mostly Sunny Mostly Cloudy Mostly Sunny Partly Cloudy Mostly Sunny then Chance Rain Chance Rain then Chance Rain/Snow Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy
Chance Rain and Breezy Wintry Mix Likely and Areas Blowing Snow Snow Likely and Patchy Blowing Snow Sunny and Breezy then Mostly Sunny Mostly Cloudy Mostly Sunny Partly Cloudy Mostly Sunny then Chance Rain Chance Rain then Chance Rain/Snow Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy
Lo: 34° Hi: 35° Lo: 18° Hi: 32° Lo: 24° Hi: 42° Lo: 23° Hi: 46° Lo: 35° Hi: 53°

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Forecast

Overnight
 
Chance Rain and Breezy A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
 
Wintry Mix Likely and Areas Blowing Snow Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain, becoming all snow after 4pm. Areas of blowing snow before noon, then patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Windy, with a north wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
  Night
Snow Likely and Patchy Blowing Snow Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
 
Sunny and Breezy then Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as 5. Breezy, with a northwest wind 12 to 17 mph becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
  Night
Mostly Cloudy Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
 
Mostly Sunny then Chance Rain A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday
  Night
Chance Rain then Chance Rain/Snow A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
 
Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Tuesday
  Night
Mostly Cloudy Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

 Forecast from NOAA-NWS for Windsor Heights, IA

Details

Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
3am - 6amiconpartly cloudy
chance light rain
36°
Feels like 26°F
0.08 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
71%
18 mph - Moderate breeze
from the North
gusts up to 28 mph
85 %
6am - 9amiconsome clouds
definitely light snow
32°
Feels like 20°F
Chance of precipitation
71%
18 mph - Moderate breeze
from the North
gusts up to 29 mph
89 %
9am - 12pmiconovercast
likely light snow
chance light rain
chance light freezing rain
30°
Feels like 18°F
0.07 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
71%
20 mph - Fresh breeze
from the North
gusts up to 32 mph
89 %
12pm - 3pmiconovercast
likely light snow
slight chance light rain
slight chance light freezing rain
patchy blowing snow
30°
Feels like 18°F
Chance of precipitation
71%
20 mph - Fresh breeze
from the NNW
gusts up to 32 mph
78 %
3pm - 6pmiconsome clouds
likely light snow
patchy blowing snow
28°
Feels like 14°F
0.04 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
71%
21 mph - Fresh breeze
from the NNW
gusts up to 29 mph
82 %
6pm - 9pmiconsome clouds
likely light snow
patchy blowing snow
26°
Feels like 12°F
Chance of precipitation
71%
20 mph - Fresh breeze
from the NNW
gusts up to 28 mph
81 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
9pm - 12amiconpartly cloudy23°
Feels like 9°F
Chance of precipitation
71%
18 mph - Moderate breeze
from the NNW
gusts up to 28 mph
77 %
12am - 3amiconpartly cloudy20°
Feels like 5°F
Chance of precipitation
71%
17 mph - Moderate breeze
from the NW
gusts up to 26 mph
84 %
3am - 6amiconno clouds18°
Feels like 3°F
17 mph - Moderate breeze
from the NW
gusts up to 26 mph
84 %
6am - 9amiconno clouds20°
Feels like 8°F
12 mph - Gentle breeze
from the NW
gusts up to 18 mph
77 %
9am - 12pmiconno clouds27°
Feels like 17°F
10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the NW
gusts up to 15 mph
60 %
12pm - 3pmiconsome clouds32°
Feels like 24°F
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WNW
gusts up to 12 mph
56 %
3pm - 6pmiconpartly cloudy27°
Feels like 22°F
5 mph - Light breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 5 mph
71 %
6pm - 9pmiconpartly cloudy23°
Feels like 17°F
5 mph - Light breeze
from the South
gusts up to 5 mph
88 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
9pm - 12amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 15°F
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
gusts up to 8 mph
81 %
12am - 3amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 14°F
10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSW
gusts up to 15 mph
85 %
3am - 6amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 14°F
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 14 mph
84 %
6am - 9amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 20°F
10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 14 mph
81 %
9am - 12pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 32°F
10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WSW
gusts up to 15 mph
62 %
12pm - 3pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 36°F
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WSW
gusts up to 13 mph
57 %
3pm - 6pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 33°F
5 mph - Light breeze
from the West
gusts up to 5 mph
67 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
6pm - 12amiconsome clouds
Feels like 22°F
3 mph - Light air
from the SW
85 %
12am - 6amiconsome clouds
Feels like 21°F
3 mph - Light air
from the West
88 %
6am - 12pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 37°F
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
65 %
12pm - 6pmiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 38°F
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
65 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
6pm - 12amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 29°F
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
89 %
12am - 6amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance light rain

Feels like 32°F
Chance of precipitation
24%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
85 %
6am - 12pmiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 52°F
Chance of precipitation
24%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSW
61 %
12pm - 6pmiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 46°F
Chance of precipitation
11%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the WSW
66 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
6pm - 12amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 30°F
Chance of precipitation
11%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the West
76 %
12am - 6amiconpartly cloudy
Feels like 22°F
Chance of precipitation
18%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WNW
81 %
6am - 12pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance light rain

Feels like 32°F
Chance of precipitation
18%
14 mph - Moderate breeze
from the WNW
52 %
12pm - 6pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 32°F
14 mph - Moderate breeze
from the NW
51 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
6pm - 12amiconsome clouds
Feels like 21°F
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WNW
69 %
12am - 6amiconno clouds
Feels like 16°F
Chance of precipitation
16%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WSW
78 %
6am - 12pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance light rain

Feels like 35°F
Chance of precipitation
16%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the WNW
47 %
12pm - 6pmiconsome clouds
Feels like 33°F
Chance of precipitation
16%
12 mph - Gentle breeze
from the WNW
50 %

Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
48149
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
404241
12555
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
424342
24121312
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
454745
36888
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Too cold to plant
(33 - 50°F)
424242

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