Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
454 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVED ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST IOWA
THIS AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST RAINS FELL OVER SOUTHEAST IOWA WHERE
3 TO 4 INCHES WAS COMMON IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS. ELSEWHERE...SKIES
WERE CLOUDY OVER THE EASTERN HALF OF THE STATE WHILE THE WESTERN
HALF WAS MOSTLY SUNNY. TEMPERATURES OVER WESTERN IOWA WERE IN THE
MIDDLE AND UPPER 80S TO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 70S FOR CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST IOWA WHERE THE TEMPERATURES WERE RAIN COOLED. WINDS WERE
GENERALLY SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST AND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH AN OCCASIONAL
STRONGER GUST.

A NEARLY STATIONARY FRONTAL BOUNDARY STRETCHED FROM THE CENTRAL
DAKOTAS INTO SOUTHWEST IOWA AND NORTHERN MISSOURI LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. WARM AND MUGGY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT
COUPLE OF DAYS ACROSS THE REGION BUT A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
THROUGH THE AREA TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT BRINGING SLIGHTLY
COOLER AND LESS HUMID AIR INTO THE UPPER MIDWEST. AN UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO PART
OF THE UPPER MIDWEST TONIGHT WITH MORE WIDESPREAD COVERAGE ON
TUESDAY ALONG THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY. A FEW SEVERE STORMS ARE
POSSIBLE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING ALONG WITH LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL. AFTER TUESDAY NIGHT THE NEXT APPRECIABLE CHANCE FOR
RAINFALL WILL BE OVER THE WEEKEND.

HIGHS TUESDAY WILL BE IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S THEN COOL
INTO THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S FOR MUCH OF THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEK. OVERNIGHT LOWS THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING WILL BE IN THE 70S
THEN COOL INTO THE 50S AND 60S FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

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