About the NWS Des Moines Blog

The goal of this blog is to evaluate a blogging capability for the NWS in order to better-establish requirements for operational blogging and social media distribution for future implementation nationally.

This is a prototype blog and is NOT supported 24×7 in which may become unavailable without notice.  In addition, this blog site is not in any way meant to serve as a replacement for any NWS web sites.

Other NWS Prototype Blogs available:




Please visit our official website www.weather.gov/desmoines for the latest NWS weather information.