Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1035 AM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014

AFTER A SUNNY WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...CLOUDS RETURN TO THE REGION
TO START OFF OUR FRIDAY. A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW TREKKED ACROSS
MINNESOTA AND WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT AND THERE HAVE BEEN CLOUDS
COVERING THE SKIES ACROSS IOWA...THE DAKOTAS...AND THROUGH THE
UPPER PENINSULA OF MICHIGAN WITH THIS LOW. TEMPERATURES FOR THIS
MORNING STARTED OUT MUCH WARMER THAN YESTERDAY AND WERE A SOLID 10
OR SO DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. AS OF 7 AM...DES MOINES HAD A LOW OF
53...WATERLOO HAD A LOW OF 48...AND DUBUQUE HAD A LOW OF 47.
WINDS HAVE BEEN INCREASING THROUGHOUT THE MORNING HOURS...BLOWING
FROM THE NORTHWEST IN THE 15 TO 25 MPH RANGE...WITH GUSTS TO 30
MPH.

FOR THE REST OF TODAY...EXPECT THE STRONG WINDS TO REMAIN IN THE
15 TO 25 MPH RANGE. CLOUDS SHOULD ALSO BE STICKING AROUND FOR MUCH
OF THE DAYTIME. WITH THE STRONG WINDS BRINGING IN COOLER AIR AND
THE CLOUD COVER...TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE ONLY A FEW DEGREES
DURING THE DAYTIME AND REMAIN IN THE 50S.

FOR THIS WEEKEND...HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN ACROSS THE REGION
AND KEEP THE WEATHER DRY AND SUNNY. THOUGH SUNNY...TEMPERATURES
WILL BE COOLING DOWN THIS WEEKEND AS THE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BE DRAGGING DOWN SOME COOLER...CANADIAN AIR WITH IT. HIGHS
FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY WILL LIKELY BE STUCK IN THE 50S...WITH LOWS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOW 40S. NEXT WEEK IS ALSO LOOKING SUNNY...WITH
HIGHS REBOUNDING SLIGHTLY TO THE 60S.

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