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Des Moines, IA

1:54 AM CDT on April 23, 2014 (GMT -0500)
Witmer Park (KIADESMO9) Elev 892 ft | 41.61 °N, 93.66 °W | Change Station

Current weather conditions updated 2 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
53.8 °F
Feels Like 53.8 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 4.0 mph
Sunrise 6:22 AM
Sunset 8:03 PM
Moon Last Quarter

Today is forecast to be Cooler than yesterday. Showers.

Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 16
Pollen 11.00 out of 12
Ozone Good
PM2.5 Good
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KDSM 230554Z 10008KT 10SM BKN100 13/00 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP175 T01280000 10183 20128 401940061 53002

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Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 10000 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 16
Pollen 11.00 out of 12
Ozone Good
PM2.5 Good
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KDSM 230554Z 10008KT 10SM BKN100 13/00 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP175 T01280000 10183 20128 401940061 53002

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10-Day Weather Forecast

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Astronomy

Apr. 23, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:22 AM CDT 8:03 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:53 AM CDT 8:33 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:17 AM CDT 9:09 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:39 AM CDT 9:47 PM CDT
Moon 2:59 AM CDT 2:08 PM CDT
Length of Visible Light 14h 40m
Length of Day
13h 41m
Tomorrow will be 2m 34s longer.
Last Quarter, 39% of the Moon is Illuminated
Today
Last Quarter
Apr 29
New
May 6
First Quarter
May 14
Full
May 21
Last Quarter

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Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Yesterday Good
OZONE
Yesterday Good
PM2.5
Current Good
OZONE
Current Good
PM2.5
Tuesday Good
OZONE
Tuesday Good
PM2.5
Tuesday Good
CO
Tuesday Good
NO2
Wednesday Good
OZONE
Wednesday Good
PM2.5
Wednesday Good
CO
Wednesday Good
NO2
Thursday Good
OZONE
Thursday Good
PM2.5
Thursday Good
CO
Thursday Good
NO2
Friday Good
OZONE
Friday Good
PM2.5
Friday Good
CO
Friday Good
NO2
Saturday Good
OZONE
Saturday Good
PM2.5
Saturday Good
CO
Saturday Good
NO2

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation
No new snow has been reported.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
No Stations Reporting

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
No recent earthquake activity has been reported nearby.
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
Witmer Park, Des Moines, IA 53.8 °F 36 °F 50% ENE  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 892 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA 53.6 °F 36 °F 51% East  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 961 ft 1:54 AM CDT Normal
Windsor Heights / Glendale, Des Moines, IA 53.8 °F 35 °F 48% SE  at  0.9 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Wunderbury, Des Moines, IA 53.8 °F 28 °F 37% ENE  at  2.9 mph 0.00 in / hr 900 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Des Moines WNW, Des Moines, IA 53.2 °F 21 °F 28% East  at  4.9 mph 0.00 in / hr 869 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Knobhill, Des Moines, IA 51.8 °F 36 °F 55% East  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 919 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Sheridan Gardens, Des Moines, IA 52.1 °F 35 °F 52% ESE  at  9.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 922 ft 1:35 AM CDT Normal
Wildflower, Ankeny, IA 52.2 °F 36 °F 53% East  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 937 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Cross Creek West, Urbandale, IA 54.3 °F 14 °F 20% SSE  at  3.6 mph 0.00 in / hr 951 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Chipmunk and Squirrel Railroad, Urbandale, IA 54.5 °F 36 °F 49% East  at  0.0 mph - / hr 957 ft 1:47 AM CDT Normal
Ashua Estates, West Des Moines, IA 52.9 °F 14 °F 21% NNE  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Timberline, Urbandale, IA 54.0 °F 36 °F 51% ESE  at  0.7 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
West Des Moines, IA 53.7 °F 30 °F 41% ESE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 1:50 AM CDT Normal
T & T Sprinkler Service Inc., Grimes, IA 53.7 °F 36 °F 50% East  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 1:54 AM CDT Normal
Saylorville, Polk City, IA 52.8 °F 36 °F 52% ENE  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 990 ft 1:50 AM CDT Normal
Biotique Systems Heartland, Grimes, IA 53.0 °F 35 °F 51% East  at  3.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 935 ft 1:43 AM CDT Normal
Ankeny IA, Cherry Glen, Ankeny, IA 52.5 °F 34 °F 49% ESE  at  7.3 mph - / hr 998 ft 1:44 AM CDT Normal
Boulder Brook, Ankeny, IA 52.9 °F 47 °F 79% ESE  at  7.3 mph - / hr 933 ft 1:45 AM CDT Normal
Western Clive, Clive, IA 54.3 °F 34 °F 47% ESE  at  3.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Ranch And Roll Calvert Meadows, Urbandale, IA 53.8 °F 33 °F 46% ESE  at  2.5 mph 0.00 in / hr 988 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Norwalk, IA (2mi SW), Norwalk, IA 52.3 °F 37 °F 55% East  at  6.8 mph - / hr 919 ft 1:42 AM CDT Normal
S.E. Dallas County, Cumming, IA 51.8 °F 37 °F 57% East  at  5.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 986 ft 1:43 AM CDT Normal
Jester Lakes Estates, Granger, IA 52.3 °F 34 °F 50% SE  at  8.3 mph 0.00 in / hr 940 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
N.E. Madison Co. Cumming, IA, Cumming, IA 52.2 °F 36 °F 54% ESE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 980 ft 1:30 AM CDT Normal
MesoWest CARLIS , Carlisle, IA 56 °F - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 857 ft 10:55 PM CDT MADIS
MesoWest ELKHRT , Elkhart, IA 50 °F - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 979 ft 12:55 AM CDT MADIS
White Oak Ln, Granger, IA 53.5 °F 37 °F 53% ESE  at  5.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 899 ft 1:48 AM CDT Normal
Waukee IA West Side, Rural, Waukee, IA 53.4 °F 35 °F 49% East  at  10.3 mph 0.00 in / hr 1075 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Indianola Town Square, Indianola, IA 52.6 °F 34 °F 50% East  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 966 ft 1:50 AM CDT Normal
Pine Ct in Van Meter, Van Meter, IA 52.9 °F 36 °F 52% East  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 889 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Indianola, IA 51.3 °F 36 °F 56% SE  at  1.0 mph - / hr 958 ft 1:47 AM CDT Normal
SE side of Madrid, IA, Madrid, IA 51.5 °F 37 °F 58% East  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 1001 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Madrid, IA 51.6 °F 37 °F 57% East  at  4.5 mph 0.00 in / hr 1020 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Tranquility Base, Maxwell, IA 50.2 °F 36 °F 57% SSE  at  2.2 mph - / hr 902 ft 1:49 AM CDT Normal
Stine Seed Co., Adel, IA 52.9 °F 36 °F 53% East  at  5.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 1100 ft 1:54 AM CDT Rapid Fire

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