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Temperature

Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy
Currently: 78.7, Min: 63.6, Max: 80.1
78.7°F 

 Warm 

Feels like: 79°F
  High Low
Today: 80.1°F (3:38 pm) 63.6°F (7:46 am)
Yesterday: 80.1°F (3:27 pm) 69.5°F (5:26 am)
Month: 94.2°F 55.0°F
Year: 96.4°F -6.9°F
Last year: 86.5°F (2:23 pm) 66.1°F (4:17 am)
Records/today: 99.0°F (1913) 45.0°F (1967)
Normals/today: 82.0°F 62.0°F

Rain

Rain Today:0.00 in


Rain Rate/hr:0.00 in


Yesterday:0.01 in


This Month:6.70 in


Season Total:26.02 in


Wind

Wind from NNW

Wind from NNW
3.0 mph

1 Bft
Light air


Gust:
3.0 mph


Gust today:
11.0 mph at 7:17 am


Almanac

Sun:   sunrise  6:41 am sunset  7:48 pm

Daylight hh:mm 13:06 ( -3 minutes)


Moon:  moonrise  5:53 am moonset  7:30 pm

Waning Crescent,  2% Illuminated

Humidity & Barometer

Humidity: 52%


Dew Point: 60.0°F


Barometer: 30.08 inHg


Trend: Falling Slowly


Solar Radiation

311 W/m2


High: 877 @  1:33 pm

UV Index more information

Now: 1.6    Low 


Max: 6.0 @  12:49 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 O3 31 Good
     
2016-08-31 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-09-01 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-09-02 O3 0-50 Good
     
2016-09-03 O3 0-50 Good
     
     1 2 3 4 5 6
     Forecast issued at: Monday Aug 29 2016

UV Index Forecast 

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday
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7.0 7.0 6.8 6.5 7.1 7.2
 High   High   High   High   High   High 
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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This
  Afternoon
Tonight
 
Thursday
 
Thursday
  Night
Friday
 
Friday
  Night
Saturday
 
Saturday
  Night
Sunday
 
Sunday
  Night
Sunny Clear Sunny Mostly Clear Sunny Mostly Clear Mostly Sunny Partly Cloudy Partly Sunny Chance T-storms
Sunny Clear Sunny Mostly Clear Sunny Mostly Clear Mostly Sunny Partly Cloudy Partly Sunny Chance T-storms
Hi: 83° Lo: 57° Hi: 78° Lo: 56° Hi: 77° Lo: 58° Hi: 78° Lo: 61° Hi: 82° Lo: 69°

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Forecast

This
  Afternoon
Sunny Sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
 
Clear Clear, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
 
Sunny Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday
  Night
Mostly Clear Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
 
Sunny Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Friday
  Night
Mostly Clear Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
 
Mostly Sunny Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday
  Night
Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
 
Partly Sunny Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday
  Night
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Labor
  Day
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday
  Night
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
 
Chance T-storms A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

 Forecast from NOAA-NWS for Windsor Heights, IA

Details

Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
1pm - 4pmiconno clouds82°9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the NNE
gusts up to 10 mph
49 %
4pm - 7pmiconno clouds78°7 mph - Light breeze
from the NNE
gusts up to 8 mph
56 %
7pm - 10pmiconno clouds68°3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
78 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
10pm - 1amiconno clouds64°3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
84 %
1am - 4amiconno clouds60°3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
87 %
4am - 7amiconno clouds57°3 mph - Light air
from the North
gusts up to 3 mph
90 %
7am - 10amiconno clouds69°3 mph - Light air
from the NE
gusts up to 3 mph
68 %
10am - 1pmiconno clouds76°6 mph - Light breeze
from the NE
gusts up to 6 mph
57 %
1pm - 4pmiconno clouds78°7 mph - Light breeze
from the NE
gusts up to 7 mph
54 %
4pm - 7pmiconno clouds74°5 mph - Light breeze
from the ENE
gusts up to 5 mph
62 %
7pm - 10pmiconno clouds66°5 mph - Light breeze
from the East
gusts up to 5 mph
78 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
10pm - 1amiconno clouds61°3 mph - Light air
from the East
gusts up to 3 mph
93 %
1am - 4amiconno clouds58°3 mph - Light air
from the East
gusts up to 3 mph
97 %
4am - 7amiconno clouds56°2 mph - Light air
from the East
gusts up to 2 mph
93 %
7am - 10amiconno clouds66°6 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
gusts up to 6 mph
81 %
10am - 1pmiconno clouds74°6 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
gusts up to 6 mph
62 %
1pm - 4pmiconno clouds77°7 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
gusts up to 7 mph
54 %
4pm - 7pmiconno clouds73°6 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
gusts up to 8 mph
62 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconno clouds61°5 mph - Light breeze
from the SE
93 %
1am - 7amiconsome clouds60°6 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
86 %
7am - 1pmiconsome clouds77°10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
56 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds76°Chance of precipitation
13%
8 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSE
58 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconpartly cloudy67°Chance of precipitation
13%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
76 %
1am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
64°Chance of precipitation
23%
7 mph - Light breeze
from the SSE
84 %
7am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
slight chance thunderstorms
slight chance moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
23%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the South
59 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
78°Chance of precipitation
41%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the SSE
62 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
70°Chance of precipitation
41%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
76 %
1am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
67°Chance of precipitation
36%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
90 %
7am - 1pmiconsome clouds
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
81°Chance of precipitation
36%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the South
69 %
1pm - 7pmiconsome clouds
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
81°Chance of precipitation
44%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the South
69 %
Period Forecast Temperature Precipitation Wind Humidity
7pm - 1amiconsome clouds
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
71°Chance of precipitation
44%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the South
90 %
1am - 7amiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
68°Chance of precipitation
41%
9 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSW
96 %
7am - 1pmiconpartly cloudy
chance thunderstorms
chance moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
41%
13 mph - Moderate breeze
from the SSW
72 %
1pm - 7pmiconpartly cloudy
likely thunderstorms
likely moderate rain showers
80°Chance of precipitation
41%
10 mph - Gentle breeze
from the SSW
69 %

Soil moisture and temperature more information

 Depth
in in 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °F   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
4010
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
797970
12131414
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
767673
24101010
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
737572
36444
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Ideal growth
(70 - 100°F)
737373

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