Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
502 AM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

A BAND OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS PUSHING EASTWARD ACROSS CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN IOWA EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE
PRODUCING LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL...WITH AROUND ONE INCH OF RAIN
REPORTED IN MANY LOCATIONS IN WESTERN IOWA FROM THE EARLY MORNING
RAINFALL. SKIES ACROSS THE STATE WERE PRIMARILY OVERCAST. EARLY
MORNING TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOW 60S IN THE NORTHWEST TO
THE MID 70S IN THE EAST. WINDS WERE VARIABLE ACROSS THE
STATE...GENERALLY BETWEEN 5 TO 10 MPH.

A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS THE WESTERN PLAINS WILL
ALLOW FOR SEVERAL ROUNDS OF PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
THE WORK WEEK. PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. THE
BEST CHANCES FOR WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL COME
IN THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...TUESDAY NIGHT...WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
LIKELY AGAIN THURSDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION...THUNDERSTORMS WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE DURING THE DAY...THOUGH WILL LIKELY BE SCATTERED.
THE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY PUSH EASTWARD...WITH PRECIPITATION CHANCES
TAPERING OFF FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST INTO THE WEEKEND.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE FAIRLY STEADY THROUGH THE WEEK...WITH HIGHS
IN THE 70S NORTH AND 80S SOUTH...AND OVERNIGHT LOW COOLING INTO
THE 60S NORTH AND 70S SOUTH.


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