Please note that the forecast city is Des Moines, IA

Forecast the Weather

MapsWeather Products InfoAbout this exercise
1) Reporting Station(4 letter code)

Find station code

Daytime Temperature

2) 18Z Temperature: (F)

What does 18Z mean?

Nighttime Temperature

6) 12Z Temperature (F)


10) Will there be precipitation between 12Z tomorrow and 12Z the next day?
Yes No


12) Wind Speed at 18Z: (knots)

How is wind speed determined?

13) Wind Direction at 18Z

What determines wind direction?

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