Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
456 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

SUNNY SKIES WERE COMMON ACROSS THE STATE THIS AFTERNOON ALONG
WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS TO THE TEENS. LIGHT WIND
SPEEDS OF LESS THAN 10 MPH PRODUCED WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES IN
THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO. AT LATE AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
ACROSS IOWA RANGED FROM 14 DEGREES AT OTTUMWA AND CENTERVILLE TO 5
DEGREES AT OELWEIN.

BITTERLY COLD AIR IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN PLACE OVERNIGHT.
SATURDAY WILL BE WARMER BUT STILL SEASONABLY COLD WITH HIGH
TEMPERATURES 10 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. SNOW ARRIVES SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY AND WILL PRIMARILY IMPACT THE SOUTHERN HALF OF IOWA
AND ADJACENT AREAS TO THE SOUTH. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE
POSSIBLE IN THE SOUTH AND LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE NORTH.

ANOTHER POTENT STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE UPPER
MIDWEST MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE A WIDE RANGE
OF PRECIPITATION FROM RAIN TO THE SOUTH WITH A WINTRY MIX OF
SLEET...RAIN...SNOW AND ICE INTO CENTRAL AND NORTHERN IOWA.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FOR EACH OF THESE
SYSTEMS.


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