Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1053 AM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

WARMER...MORE HUMID AIR HAS MADE ITS RETURN TO THE REGION. LOW
PRESSURE HAS BEGUN TO MOVE OFF OF THE ROCKIES AND INTO THE
MIDWEST AND THAT HAS BROUGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS AND THE WARMER AIR
THROUGH IOWA INTO MINNESOTA. NORMAL LOW TEMPERATURES FOR THIS
TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE LOW TO MID 60S. THIS MORNING/S LOWS WERE
NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL. DES MOINES DROPPED DOWN TO 65
DEGREES...WATERLOO HAD A LOW OF 63...AND DUBUQUE HAD A LOW
TEMPERATURE OF 55 DEGREES THIS MORNING. THIS MORNING/S WINDS WERE
FROM THE SOUTH AT AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FOR THE REST OF TODAY...EXPECT TO FEEL IT GET WARMER OUTSIDE.
TODAY/S HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE AROUND 5 TO 10 DEGREES WARMER
THAN THEY HAVE BEEN FOR THE PAST FEW DAYS. ADDITIONALLY...DEWPOINT
VALUES WILL BE IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOW 70S...WHICH WILL MAKE IT
FEEL MUCH MORE HUMID. WINDS WILL BE ON THE BREEZIER SIDE...BLOWING
FROM THE SOUTH AT AROUND 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS APPROACHING 30
TO 35 MPH. THE STRONGEST OF THESE WINDS WILL BE FURTHER WEST INTO
NEBRASKA AND SOUTH DAKOTA.

THE NEXT BEST CHANCE OF WIDESPREAD RAIN THEN COMES SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY AS THE AFOREMENTIONED AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND A COLD
FRONT WILL BE PASSING THROUGH THE REGION. BY MONDAY
AFTERNOON...THE BOUNDARY SHOULD BE NEAR INTERSTATE 35...BRINGING
WITH IT CHANCES FOR STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. BEHIND THE
COLD FRONT...TEMPERATURES WILL DECREASE AGAIN...WITH HIGHS MAKING
IT BACK DOWN TO THE MID TO UPPER 70S AND LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO
MID 60S. AFTER MONDAY...IT APPEARS RAIN CHANCES WILL RETURN
TOWARDS THE LATER HALF OF THIS WEEK.

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