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Altoona, IA (50009)

11:26 AM CDT on April 23, 2014 (GMT -0500)
Sheridan Gardens (KIADESMO14) Elev 922 ft | 41.63 °N, 93.53 °W | Change Station

Current weather conditions updated 20 minutes ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
50.7 °F
Feels Like 50.7 °F
N
33.0
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 45.0 mph
Sunrise 6:21 AM
Sunset 8:03 PM
Moon Waning Crescent

Today is forecast to be Cooler than yesterday. Light rain.

Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9500 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 16
Pollen 11.00 out of 12
Ozone Good
PM2.5 Good
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KIKV 231615Z AUTO 15015KT 10SM SCT095 11/01 A3003 RMK AO2

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Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9500 ft
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 16
Pollen 11.00 out of 12
Ozone Good
PM2.5 Good
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KIKV 231615Z AUTO 15015KT 10SM SCT095 11/01 A3003 RMK AO2

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10-Day Weather Forecast

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Astronomy

Apr. 23, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:21 AM CDT 8:03 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:52 AM CDT 8:32 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:16 AM CDT 9:08 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:38 AM CDT 9:47 PM CDT
Moon 2:58 AM CDT 2:07 PM CDT
Length of Visible Light 14h 40m
Length of Day
13h 41m
Tomorrow will be 2m 34s longer.
Waning Crescent, 35% of the Moon is Illuminated
Today
Waning Crescent
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
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. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
Sheridan Gardens, Des Moines, IA 50.7 °F - 36 °F 56% East  at  33.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 922 ft 11:05 AM CDT Normal
Knobhill, Des Moines, IA 51.2 °F - 36 °F 56% SE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 919 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Wildflower, Ankeny, IA 50.5 °F - 35 °F 56% ESE  at  12.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 937 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Witmer Park, Des Moines, IA 52.9 °F - 37 °F 55% SE  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 892 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
MesoWest ELKHRT , Elkhart, IA 45 °F 45 °F - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 979 ft 9:40 AM CDT MADIS
Boulder Brook, Ankeny, IA 51.1 °F - 51 °F 98% ESE  at  6.8 mph - / hr 933 ft 11:20 AM CDT Normal
Saylorville, Polk City, IA 50.6 °F - 36 °F 57% ESE  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 990 ft 11:25 AM CDT Normal
Ankeny IA, Cherry Glen, Ankeny, IA 50.2 °F - 34 °F 53% SE  at  18.1 mph - / hr 998 ft 11:19 AM CDT Normal
Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA 52.5 °F - 39 °F 59% South  at  1.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 961 ft 11:26 AM CDT Normal
Windsor Heights / Glendale, Des Moines, IA 51.9 °F - 38 °F 59% SSE  at  1.8 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
MesoWest CARLIS , Carlisle, IA 50 °F - - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 857 ft 9:50 AM CDT MADIS
Des Moines WNW, Des Moines, IA 51.2 °F - 24 °F 35% ESE  at  7.6 mph 0.00 in / hr 869 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Wunderbury, Des Moines, IA 53.1 °F - 30 °F 41% ENE  at  5.4 mph 0.00 in / hr 900 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Cross Creek West, Urbandale, IA 51.6 °F - 19 °F 27% SSE  at  3.1 mph 0.00 in / hr 951 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Chipmunk and Squirrel Railroad, Urbandale, IA 52.4 °F - 36 °F 53% ESE  at  7.0 mph - / hr 957 ft 11:13 AM CDT Normal
Biotique Systems Heartland, Grimes, IA 51.1 °F - 35 °F 55% SE  at  13.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 935 ft 11:14 AM CDT Normal
T & T Sprinkler Service Inc., Grimes, IA 51.0 °F - 38 °F 61% ESE  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 11:26 AM CDT Normal
Ashua Estates, West Des Moines, IA 50.5 °F - 17 °F 26% East  at  6.3 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Timberline, Urbandale, IA 51.1 °F - 39 °F 63% SE  at  7.6 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
West Des Moines, IA 49.2 °F 44 °F 30 °F 47% SE  at  13.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 9:06 AM CDT Normal
Tranquility Base, Maxwell, IA 51.6 °F - 36 °F 56% South  at  16.6 mph - / hr 902 ft 11:12 AM CDT Normal
Norwalk, IA (2mi SW), Norwalk, IA 50.7 °F - 39 °F 64% SE  at  9.4 mph - / hr 919 ft 11:17 AM CDT Normal
Ranch And Roll Calvert Meadows, Urbandale, IA 51.1 °F - 37 °F 58% SSE  at  4.7 mph 0.01 in / hr 988 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Jester Lakes Estates, Granger, IA 49.8 °F 46 °F 37 °F 62% SE  at  10.7 mph 0.00 in / hr 940 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Western Clive, Clive, IA 51.0 °F - 38 °F 61% SE  at  8.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
S.E. Dallas County, Cumming, IA 51.2 °F - 38 °F 62% SE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 986 ft 11:14 AM CDT Normal
White Oak Ln, Granger, IA 51.1 °F - 38 °F 61% ESE  at  11.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 899 ft 11:18 AM CDT Normal
Indianola Town Square, Indianola, IA 51.6 °F - 36 °F 54% East  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 966 ft 11:20 AM CDT Normal
Indianola, IA 50.5 °F - 37 °F 60% ESE  at  7.0 mph - / hr 958 ft 11:18 AM CDT Normal
N.E. Madison Co. Cumming, IA, Cumming, IA 51.7 °F - 36 °F 55% SE  at  10.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 980 ft 11:00 AM CDT Normal
Newton, IA 49.8 °F 48 °F 35 °F 56% SE  at  5.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 943 ft 11:25 AM CDT Normal
SE side of Madrid, IA, Madrid, IA 49.7 °F 47 °F 38 °F 64% SE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 1001 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Waukee IA West Side, Rural, Waukee, IA 50.4 °F - 39 °F 65% NW  at  9.4 mph 0.01 in / hr 1075 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Madrid, IA 50.7 °F - 39 °F 63% SSE  at  3.8 mph 0.00 in / hr 1020 ft 11:26 AM CDT Rapid Fire

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