Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
455 PM CDT MON AUG 24 2015

HIGH PRESSURE WAS LOCATED OVER THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY MONDAY
AFTERNOON. THIS LED TO ANOTHER CLOUD-FREE DAY ACROSS MOST OF THE
REGION. AN UPPER LOW WAS LOCATED OVER THE GREAT LAKES WHICH
BROUGHT CLOUD COVER TO NORTHEASTERN IOWA AND WISCONSIN. WITH THIS
HIGH TO OUR SOUTH...COOLER AIR WAS STILL BEING PUMPED DOWN INTO
THE REGION. AT 4 PM...IT WAS 75 DEGREES IN DES MOINES...70 IN
WATERLOO...AND 72 DEGREES IN DAVENPORT. WINDS WERE FROM THE WEST
TO NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

THESE CLEAR SKIES WILL CONTINUE FOR TUESDAY. TUESDAY MORNING
TEMPERATURES WILL ONCE AGAIN BE A SOLID 10 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL. LOWS FOR TUESDAY SHOULD BE WITHIN A FEW DEGREES FROM WHERE
THEY WERE ON MONDAY...AS THEY SHOULD BOTTOM OUT IN THE MID 40S TO
THE LOW 50S. TUESDAY AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL BE A LITTLE WARMER THAN
MONDAY/S VALUES...TOPPING OUR IN THE LOW 70S IN EASTERN IOWA TO
THE UPPER 70S IN NEBRASKA. WEST TO NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL BE
BREEZY DURING THE MORNING HOURS IN THE 10 TO 20 MPH RANGE...BUT
WILL THEN DIE DOWN TO THE 5 TO 10 MPH RANGE BY TUESDAY EVENING.

FOR THE REST OF THIS WEEK...TEMPERATURES SHOULD BE NEAR TO
SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL. WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY WILL BE IN THE
MID 70S TO LOW 80S. MORNING TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE IN THE 50S
ACROSS THE REGION. RAIN CHANCES RETURN THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY
MORNING AND MAY PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY AND INTO SUNDAY. AS OF
NOW...IT APPEARS HIGHS MAY BE BACK INTO THE 80S FROM SUNDAY INTO
NEXT WEEK.

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KOTENBERG


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