Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
511 AM CDT SAT JUL 19 2014

SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY OVER THE STATE OVERNIGHT. EARLY THIS
MORNING THE GREATEST CONCENTRATION OF CLOUDINESS WAS OVER THE EAST
HALF. TEMPERATURES WERE QUITE UNIFORM ACROSS THE STATE WITH
PREDAWN READINGS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S. WINDS WERE SOUTH
AROUND 5 MPH.

HIGH PRESSURE TO THE EAST OF IOWA WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT AWAY AS
LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS TO THE WEST. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDING
FROM NORTHWEST MINNESOTA INTO NEW MEXICO WILL MOVE EAST AND
WEAKEN. A STRONGER FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL DEVELOP OVER THE ROCKIES
SUNDAY AND MOVE ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST LATE TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY.

AS THE HIGH PRESSURE RETREATS A SOUTHERLY FLOW OF AIR WILL DRAW
MOISTURE NORTH INTO THE NATIONS MID SECTION. TEMPERATURES WILL
RISE A FEW DEGREES EACH DAY INTO THE FIRST OF NEXT WEEK. HIGHS BY
MONDAY AND TUESDAY WILL REACH THE MID 80S TO MID 90S ACROSS THE
REGION...WITH HEAT INDICES IN THE 95 TO 105 DEGREE RANGE ON MONDAY
AND TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

THE FRONTAL SYSTEM FROM THE ROCKIES WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON...CONTINUING INTO
WEDNESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL ALSO BE COOLER WITH HIGHS NEAR OR A
LITTLE BELOW NORMAL FOR THE LAST HALF OF THE WEEK.


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