Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1052 AM CDT Fri Sep 22 2017

Temperatures this morning had risen into the upper 70s and low 80s
across Iowa, with clear skies to the east and a few clouds to the
west. Winds were out of the south at 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 30 mph.

Today temperatures are expected to climb into the upper 80s and low
90s across the midwest with gusty winds, thanks to a ridge over the
central United States. Warm high temperatures combined with high
humidity will cause heat indices to reach the upper 90s and up to 100
degrees this afternoon. A heat advisory has been issued for most of
Iowa, as well as portions of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and

This weekend expect the warm weather to continue, with high
temperatures in the upper 80s and low 90s. Late Sunday night will see
a cold front approach from the northwest, bringing chances for rain.
The front will slowly make its way across Iowa on Monday and Monday
night, with chances for showers and thunderstorms as is progresses.
The later half of next week will see cooler temperatures behind this
cold front, with temperatures reaching the upper 60s and low 70s.

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