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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
453 PM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE PASSING ALONG THE MINNESOTA CANADA
BORDER LED TO STRONG WINDS AND CLOUD COVER ACROSS MUCH OF THE
UPPER MIDWEST TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE LINE OF CLOUDS WAS ROUGHLY
INTERSTATE 80...WHERE LOCATIONS NORTH OF I-80 WERE CLOUDY...AND
LOCATIONS SOUTH OF I-80 WERE SUNNY. THERE WAS A SLIGHT
TEMPERATURES SPREAD DUE TO THE CLOUDS. AS OF 4 PM TUESDAY...DES
MOINES HAD A HIGH OF 56 DEGREES...WATERLOO HAD A HIGH OF 51...AND
ROCHESTER...MINNESOTA HAD A TEMPERATURE OF 45 DEGREES. NORMAL
HIGHS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S...SO THIS
WAS THE FIRST DAY WITH BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES IN ABOUT A WEEK
OR SO. WINDS WERE MAINLY FROM THE WEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH.

FOR TONIGHT...THE AFOREMENTIONED AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH OFF TO THE EAST AND TAKE THE CLOUDS ALONG WITH
IT. WINDS WILL STILL BE SLIGHTLY UP OVERNIGHT...BUT MUCH REDUCED
VERSUS THE AFTERNOON...BLOWING FROM THE WEST IN THE 5 TO 10 MPH
RANGE. WITH THE CLEARING SKIES...TEMPERATURES WILL BE MUCH COOLER
THAN THE PAST FEW NIGHTS. LOWS SHOULD BE IN THE 30S FOR MUCH OF
THE REGION.

COOLER AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK. HIGHS
WILL BE IN THE 50S THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES FRIDAY BEING
STUCK IN THE 40S FOR MOST OF THE REGION.THERE IS A CHANCE FOR
SCATTERED SHOWERS IN MINNESOTA THURSDAY...OTHERWISE IT IS LOOKING
VERY DRY FOR THIS WEEK ACROSS THE MIDWEST.

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