Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1144 AM CDT Mon Sep 26 2016

The system that brought showers and thunderstorms to Iowa late
Saturday into early Sunday and then cooler weather has moved well
north and east of the state. Some residual cloudiness which was in
place across eastern Iowa exited to the east overnight as cooler
air overspread the upper Midwest. Early morning temperatures were
nearly 20 degrees cooler than yesterday with readings ranging from
the mid 40s in the west to mid 50s east. The low temperature in
Des Moines was 50 degrees, the low in Waterloo was 49, and the
temperature in Mason City was 47 degrees. Winds were from the
west statewide at 5 to 10 mph.

High temperatures for today will be below normal for a second
consecutive day, as readings will struggle to reach 70 degrees.
Under breezy winds from the west to northwest at 15 to 25 mph,
temperatures should top out in the low to upper 60s across most of

This cooler and drier weather will then hold on for much of the
upcoming week as Canadian high pressure drops into the Midwest.
Temperatures much closer to normal are expected with little threat
of rainfall in Iowa and nearby surrounding areas through next
Friday. Highs should be in the 60s and 70s, with lows in the 40s
and 50s.

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