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Temperature

Few Clouds Few Clouds
Currently: 65.5, Min: 63.7, Max: 75.8
65.5°F 

 Comfortable 

Feels like: 66°F
  High Low
Today: 75.8°F (5:09 pm) 63.7°F (7:06 am)
Yesterday: 83.7°F (3:09 pm) 66.0°F (7:12 am)
Month: 94.2°F 55.0°F
Year: 96.4°F -6.9°F
Last year: 75.1°F (3:21 pm) 50.9°F (6:46 am)
Records/today: 106.0°F (1936) 44.0°F (1934)
Normals/today: 83.0°F 64.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.01 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.29 in


This Month:4.52 in


Season Total:23.84 in


Wind

Calm

Calm
0.0 mph

0 Bft
Calm


Gust:
0.0 mph


Gust today:
5.0 mph at 8:46 am


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  6:35 am sunset  7:57 pm

Daylight hh:mm 13:22 ( -3 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  12:11 am moonset  2:43 pm

Waning Crescent,  49% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 90%


Dew Point: 63.0°F


Barometer: 30.09 inHg


Trend: Rising Slowly


Solar Radiation

0 W/m2


High: 434 @  3:24 pm

UV Index more information

Now: 0.0    None 


Max: 2.9 @  1:42 pm


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 PM2.5 34 Good
     
2016-08-25 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-08-26 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-08-27 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-08-28 O3 0-50 Good
     
     1 2 3 4 5 6
     Forecast issued at: Tuesday Aug 23 2016

UV Index Forecast 

Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday
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7.4 7.4 6.8 7.5 7.1 6.8
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UV forecast courtesy of and Copyright © KNMI/ESA (www.temis.nl). Used with permission.   - script v3: by Wim van der Kuil - Leuven-Template.eu
weather forecast (summary)  more information

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Tonight
 
Friday
 
Friday
  Night
Saturday
 
Saturday
  Night
Sunday
 
Sunday
  Night
Monday
 
Monday
  Night
Tuesday
 
Mostly Cloudy Chance T-storms T-storms Likely Chance T-storms Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance T-storms Slight Chance T-storms Chance T-storms Chance T-storms Partly Cloudy Mostly Sunny
Mostly Cloudy Chance T-storms T-storms Likely Chance T-storms Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance T-storms Slight Chance T-storms Chance T-storms Chance T-storms Partly Cloudy Mostly Sunny
Lo: 61° Hi: 72° Lo: 65° Hi: 79° Lo: 65° Hi: 82° Lo: 67° Hi: 83° Lo: 66° Hi: 84°

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Forecast

Tonight
 
Mostly Cloudy Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light north wind.
Friday
 
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
  Night
T-storms Likely Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
 
Chance T-storms A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
  Night
Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance T-storms A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
 
Slight Chance T-storms A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday
  Night
Chance T-storms A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
 
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

 Forecast from NOAA-NWS for Windsor Heights, IA

Details

Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 10pmiconpartly cloudy69°Chance of precipitation
10%
3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
87 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
10pm - 1amiconpartly cloudy64°Chance of precipitation
10%
3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
93 %
1am - 4amiconpartly cloudy61°Chance of precipitation
10%
3 mph - Light air
from the NNE
gusts up to 3 mph
100 %
4am - 7amiconpartly cloudy61°Chance of precipitation
56%
3 mph - Light air
from the NE
gusts up to 3 mph
96 %
7am - 10amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
68°Chance of precipitation
56%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the East
gusts up to 6 mph
78 %
10am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
71°0.09 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
56%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the East
gusts up to 8 mph
76 %
1pm - 4pmiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
72°Chance of precipitation
56%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the East
gusts up to 10 mph
79 %
4pm - 7pmiconpartly cloudy
likely thunderstorms
likely moderate rain showers
68°0.35 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
71%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the East
gusts up to 8 mph
90 %
7pm - 10pmiconpartly cloudy
likely thunderstorms
likely moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
71%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the East
gusts up to 10 mph
96 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
10pm - 1amiconpartly cloudy
likely thunderstorms
likely moderate rain showers
65°0.14 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
71%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the ESE
gusts up to 7 mph
100 %
1am - 4amiconpartly cloudy
likely thunderstorms
likely moderate rain showers
65°Chance of precipitation
71%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the South
gusts up to 7 mph
100 %
4am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
65°0.04 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
52%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSW
gusts up to 6 mph
100 %
7am - 10amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
72°Chance of precipitation
52%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 8 mph
91 %
10am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
77°0.04 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
52%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 10 mph
79 %
1pm - 4pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
79°Chance of precipitation
52%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 10 mph
76 %
4pm - 7pmiconpartly cloudy77°Chance of precipitation
16%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SW
gusts up to 6 mph
79 %
7pm - 10pmiconno clouds71°Chance of precipitation
16%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the South
gusts up to 5 mph
93 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
10pm - 1amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
68°0.03 in
for next 6 hours
Chance of precipitation
16%
3 mph - Light air
from the South
gusts up to 3 mph
100 %
1am - 4amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
16%
3 mph - Light air
from the South
gusts up to 3 mph
100 %
4am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
66°Chance of precipitation
17%
3 mph - Light air
from the SE
gusts up to 3 mph
100 %
7am - 10amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
74°Chance of precipitation
17%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the South
gusts up to 6 mph
87 %
10am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
17%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSE
gusts up to 8 mph
74 %
1pm - 4pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
82°
Feels like 86°F
Chance of precipitation
17%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
gusts up to 10 mph
70 %
4pm - 7pmiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
27%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
gusts up to 5 mph
74 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
70°Chance of precipitation
27%
3 mph - Light air
from the SSE
97 %
1am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
36%
2 mph - Light air
from the SSE
100 %
7am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
81°
Feels like 85°F
Chance of precipitation
36%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the SSW
72 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
16%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
74 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
69°Chance of precipitation
16%
3 mph - Light air
from the South
96 %
1am - 7amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
23%
2 mph - Light air
from the South
97 %
7am - 1pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
81°Chance of precipitation
23%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
69 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
81°Chance of precipitation
21%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
69 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
69°Chance of precipitation
21%
3 mph - Light air
from the South
93 %
1am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
23%
3 mph - Light air
from the SSE
97 %
7am - 1pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
81°Chance of precipitation
23%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the South
67 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds80°Chance of precipitation
13%
6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
69 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconsome clouds69°Chance of precipitation
13%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the South
93 %
1am - 7amiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
66°Chance of precipitation
22%
5 mph - Light breeze
from the South
100 %
7am - 1pmiconsome clouds
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
83°
Feels like 87°F
Chance of precipitation
22%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
65 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds81°Chance of precipitation
22%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
69 %

Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
4011
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
727570
12161616
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
757773
24999
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
737572
36444
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
737473

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