Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
408 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

SKIES ARE CLOUDY EARLY TODAY WITH MILD TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE
STATE. READINGS REMAINED IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 40S EAST AND IN
THE LOWER TO MID 50S CENTRAL...SOUTH...AND WEST. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WERE MOVING INTO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST IOWA ALONG WITH WESTERN AND
NORTHWEST SECTIONS OF THE STATE. WINDS ARE GENERALLY EAST TO
SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH EARLY TODAY.

LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING OVER THE WESTERN PLAINS WILL SPREAD
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. THE
THUNDER SHOULD GENERALLY REMAIN WEST OF IOWA. RAIN WILL INCREASE
ACROSS THE WEST EARLY TODAY AND MOVE INTO CENTRAL IOWA BY MID
MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. BY MID AFTERNOON THE SHOWERS
WILL BE MOSTLY OVER EASTERN AND NORTHEAST IOWA. WINDS WILL
INCREASE TODAY FROM THE SOUTHEAST AT 15 TO 20 MPH OVER THE CENTRAL
AND EAST. ACROSS THE WEST MUCH STRONGER WINDS ARE EXPECTED WITH 25
TO 35 MPH WINDS. WIND ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF
WESTERN IOWA FROM MID MORNING TO THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. HIGHS
TODAY WILL REACH THE LOWER 50S NORTHEAST TO THE LOWER 70S
SOUTHWEST. THE MAIN STORM WILL ARRIVE THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT
BRINGING ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. LOWS TONIGHT WILL ONLY FALL INTO THE 40S AND 50S WITH
HIGHS IN THE 50S AND 60S ON THURSDAY.

FRIDAY LOOKS TO BE SUNNY AND WARMER WITH HIGHS BACK IN THE 60S
AND 70S OVER THE ENTIRE STATE. ACTIVE WEATHER RETURNS FOR THE
WEEKEND WITH PERIODS OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REGION
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS ARE
POSSIBLE ON MONDAY. SOME OF THE STORMS OVER THE WEEKEND MAY BE
STRONG AS WELL. IT WILL BE GENERALLY COOLER WITH HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO 60 AND LOWS GENERALLY IN THE 30 TO 40S.

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