DSM Almanac: High Sunday: 51, Rainfall: .14″, Monthly Rain: 2.55″, Average High: 67, Record High Today: 91 (1939), Low: 26 (1952), Sunrise: 7:18, Set: 6:46
U.S. High Temperature for Sunday, October 6, 2013
97 at Lake Forest, CA
Low Temperature for Sunday, October 6, 2013
15 at Window Rock, AZ
On This Day in Iowa Weather History: October 7, 1939: One of the hottest years on record in Iowa continued into the fall with many locations in southern and southeastern Iowa climbing into the 90s on October 7th. Numerous stations reached record levels for so late in the season and Des Moines established a daily record that still stands today with a high of 91 F. Other reported high temperatures included 92 F at Burlington, Creston, and Lamoni, 93 F at Bloomfield, Oskaloosa, and Washington, 94 F at Keokuk and Sigourney, and 95 F at Indianola, Keosauqua, and Ottumwa.(courtesy of the NWS)
Your KCWI-23HD Great Day Forecast:
Today: Mostly sunny… 72. Westerly winds 5-10.
Tonite: Mostly clear… 48. South winds 5-10
Tuesday: Mostly sunny and breezy… 75. South winds 10-20 with gusts near 30mph.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy… 76.
Thursday: Partly cloudy… 77.
Friday: Increasing clouds… 30% chance of showers/t-storms… 74.
Saturday: Chance of rain early… mostly cloudy… 67.
Sunday: Partly cloudy… 66.