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West Des Moines, IA (50265)

2:44 AM CDT on April 23, 2014 (GMT -0500)
Ashua Estates (KIAWESTD8) Elev 955 ft | 41.57 °N, 93.75 °W | Change Station

Current weather conditions updated 2 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
50.4 °F
Feels Like 50.4 °F
N
2.7
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 4.0 mph
Sunrise 6:22 AM
Sunset 8:04 PM
Moon Last Quarter

Today is forecast to be Much Cooler than yesterday. Chance of showers.

Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 21%
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 230654Z 11006KT 10SM OVC100 12/00 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T01220000

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Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 21%
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 230654Z 11006KT 10SM OVC100 12/00 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T01220000

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10-Day Weather Forecast

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Apr. 23, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:22 AM CDT 8:04 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 9:48 PM CDT
Moon 2:59 AM CDT 2:09 PM CDT
Length of Visible Light 14h 40m
Length of Day
13h 41m
Tomorrow will be 2m 33s 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
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
Ashua Estates, West Des Moines, IA 50.4 °F - 12 °F 21% NNE  at  2.7 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
West Des Moines, IA 52.4 °F - 30 °F 43% ESE  at  3.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 2:40 AM CDT Normal
Wunderbury, Des Moines, IA 52.2 °F - 27 °F 38% ESE  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 900 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Windsor Heights / Glendale, Des Moines, IA 52.3 °F - 34 °F 49% SE  at  1.8 mph 0.00 in / hr 965 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Des Moines WNW, Des Moines, IA 51.6 °F - 21 °F 30% East  at  6.4 mph 0.00 in / hr 869 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Chipmunk and Squirrel Railroad, Urbandale, IA 52.8 °F - 35 °F 50% ESE  at  0.0 mph - / hr 957 ft 2:43 AM CDT Normal
Timberline, Urbandale, IA 52.0 °F - 35 °F 53% ESE  at  0.7 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Cross Creek West, Urbandale, IA 52.5 °F - 14 °F 21% SSW  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 951 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Western Clive, Clive, IA 53.0 °F - 34 °F 49% ESE  at  8.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 948 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA 52.4 °F - 36 °F 53% East  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 961 ft 2:43 AM CDT Normal
Witmer Park, Des Moines, IA 52.2 °F - 35 °F 52% ENE  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 892 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
S.E. Dallas County, Cumming, IA 49.6 °F 47 °F 36 °F 60% East  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 986 ft 2:43 AM CDT Normal
Ranch And Roll Calvert Meadows, Urbandale, IA 51.8 °F - 32 °F 47% East  at  3.1 mph 0.00 in / hr 988 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
T & T Sprinkler Service Inc., Grimes, IA 52.3 °F - 35 °F 52% East  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 955 ft 2:43 AM CDT Normal
Biotique Systems Heartland, Grimes, IA 50.5 °F - 35 °F 55% ENE  at  3.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 935 ft 2:43 AM CDT Normal
Norwalk, IA (2mi SW), Norwalk, IA 50.4 °F - 37 °F 60% ESE  at  6.3 mph - / hr 919 ft 2:42 AM CDT Normal
N.E. Madison Co. Cumming, IA, Cumming, IA 50.9 °F - 36 °F 57% East  at  6.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 980 ft 2:30 AM CDT Normal
Waukee IA West Side, Rural, Waukee, IA 51.8 °F - 35 °F 52% East  at  11.9 mph 0.00 in / hr 1075 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Wildflower, Ankeny, IA 50.8 °F - 35 °F 54% East  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 937 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Pine Ct in Van Meter, Van Meter, IA 51.4 °F - 35 °F 54% SSW  at  3.2 mph 0.00 in / hr 889 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Knobhill, Des Moines, IA 50.6 °F - 36 °F 56% ENE  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 919 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Saylorville, Polk City, IA 51.6 °F - 36 °F 54% ENE  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 990 ft 2:40 AM CDT Normal
Ankeny IA, Cherry Glen, Ankeny, IA 51.3 °F - 34 °F 51% ESE  at  5.3 mph - / hr 998 ft 2:30 AM CDT Normal
Sheridan Gardens, Des Moines, IA 50.8 °F - 35 °F 54% ESE  at  3.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 922 ft 2:35 AM CDT Normal
Boulder Brook, Ankeny, IA 51.6 °F - 49 °F 91% ESE  at  3.7 mph - / hr 933 ft 2:31 AM CDT Normal
Jester Lakes Estates, Granger, IA 51.1 °F - 34 °F 52% SE  at  3.8 mph 0.00 in / hr 940 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
White Oak Ln, Granger, IA 52.1 °F - 36 °F 54% ESE  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 899 ft 2:33 AM CDT Normal
Indianola Town Square, Indianola, IA 51.7 °F - 34 °F 50% East  at  1.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 966 ft 2:40 AM CDT Normal
MesoWest CARLIS , Carlisle, IA 56 °F - - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 857 ft 10:55 PM CDT MADIS
Stine Seed Co., Adel, IA 51.5 °F - 36 °F 56% East  at  2.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 1100 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Indianola, IA 50.4 °F - 35 °F 56% SE  at  0.0 mph - / hr 958 ft 2:33 AM CDT Normal
MesoWest ELKHRT , Elkhart, IA 50 °F - - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 979 ft 12:55 AM CDT MADIS
SE side of Madrid, IA, Madrid, IA 49.8 °F 50 °F 37 °F 62% ESE  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 1001 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
Madrid, IA 51.3 °F - 37 °F 58% East  at  3.1 mph 0.00 in / hr 1020 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire
S.W. of Earlham, Earlham, IA 49.8 °F 50 °F 35 °F 57% East  at  1.8 mph 0.00 in / hr 1145 ft 2:43 AM CDT Rapid Fire

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