Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1108 AM CDT Fri Aug 26 2016
Skies were partly to mostly sunny with scattered showers over the
southern third of the state. Early morning lows were in the lower
50s northwest to the lower 60s south. By late morning, readings
had warmed into the middle 60s north to the lower 70s southeast.
Winds were light and variable.
High pressure will continue across the upper midwest today and
slowly shift east across northern Iowa and southern Minnesota
today. As this occurs...moist air will lift north and bring
increasing chances for showers and thunderstorms mainly south of
Highway 30 today then spreading north overnight. The precipitation
may linger into Saturday morning before diminishing. Temperatures
will return to seasonable norms this weekend, and there will be
periodic rain chances into next week.