Central Iowa's Most Accurate Forecast

  • Local 5 Forecast on WeAreIowa.com

    Saturday has proven to be a really nice one across central Iowa! Temperatures have climbed into the mid 80s under mostly sunny skies. Changes are brewing for the second half of the weekend and the beginning of the work week, however.

Des Moines, IA 50321

78°F

Broken Clouds Feels like 80°
  • 6 mph NNW
  • 66%
  • 66°
  • 29.95 in
  • 06:29 AM
  • 08:06 PM

Tonight

85°F Partly Cloudy

  • 11 mph SSE
  • 20%
  • 08:06 PM
  • Waning Crescent

Ames, IA 50010

79°F

Clear Feels like 81°
  • 3 mph SE
  • 66%
  • 67°
  • 29.95 in
  • 06:28 AM
  • 08:06 PM

Tonight

81°F Thunderstorms

  • 9 mph ESE
  • 60%
  • 08:06 PM
  • Waning Crescent

Creston, IA 50801

70°F

Clear Feels like 70°
  • 8 mph W
  • 88%
  • 66°
  • 30.01 in
  • 06:32 AM
  • 08:08 PM

Tonight

85°F Partly Cloudy

  • 11 mph S
  • 20%
  • 08:08 PM
  • Waning Crescent

Ottumwa, IA 52501

72°F

Broken Clouds Feels like 72°
  • 10 mph S
  • 81%
  • 66°
  • 29.97 in
  • 06:24 AM
  • 08:00 PM

Tonight

85°F Isolated Thunderstorms

  • 11 mph SSE
  • 30%
  • 08:00 PM
  • Waning Crescent

Fort Dodge, IA 50501

82°F

Clear Feels like 83°
  • 6 mph SSE
  • 51%
  • 63°
  • 29.97 in
  • 06:29 AM
  • 08:10 PM

Tonight

81°F Scattered Thunderstorms

  • 6 mph ESE
  • 60%
  • 08:10 PM
  • Waning Crescent

Des Moines

  • Sunday

    90°/ 72°
    Partly Sunny, Iso. Showers Precip: 30% Humidity: 55% Winds: SSE 9 mph
  • Monday

    87°/ 70°
    Scattered T-Storms Precip: 50% Humidity: 67% Winds: S 12 mph
  • Tuesday

    83°/ 59°
    AM T-Storms Precip: 50% Humidity: 63% Winds: SSW 12 mph
  • Wednesday

    82°/ 58°
    Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% Humidity: 60% Winds: WNW 13 mph
  • Thursday

    81°/ 61°
    Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% Humidity: 58% Winds: SE 9 mph
  • Friday

    83°/ 64°
    Partly cloudy Precip: 0% Humidity: 55% Winds: SE 12 mph
  • Saturday

    84°/ 65°
    Partly Cloudy Precip: 20% Humidity: 59% Winds: SSE 11 mph

Local 5 Weather Team

  • Brad Edwards

    For the past ten years, Brad's forecasts have been certified as Central Iowa's Most Accurate …

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