Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
518 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

Skies were mostly sunny across the state this afternoon. South
winds were 10 to 20 mph with occasional stronger gusts. Late
afternoon temperatures were in the lower and middle 80s.

Once again, high pressure over the upper midwest continues to
dominate the weather with dry conditions and warm temperatures.
Although, the high will exit the region by Monday as a frontal
system over the Rockies creeps into the midwest. A change is
coming for the coming work week. Temperatures will stay warm but
the biggest weather story will be the return of humid conditions
for the first time this season. This increase in moisture will
also result in an extended period with chances for showers and
thunderstorms, locally heavy rains and severe weather also

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