Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1157 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

WIDESPREAD CLOUDS BLANKETED MUCH OF THE REGION FROM EASTERN
NEBRASKA INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN. ADDITIONALLY...THERE WERE AREAS
OF FOG FROM EASTERN NEBRASKA INTO NORTHERN AND WESTERN IOWA.
LARGELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CLOUD COVER HAS BEEN A FRONTAL
BOUNDARY LOCATED FROM SOUTHWESTERN IOWA INTO SOUTH-CENTRAL
WISCONSIN. TEMPERATURES VARIED LARGELY WITH THIS FRONT. AHEAD OF
THE BOUNDARY...MORNING TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
BEHIND THIS FRONT...MORNING TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE MID 50S TO
LOW 60S. AT 7 AM...LOW THE TEMPERATURE IN BOTH DES MOINES AND
WATERLOO WAS 64 DEGREES...THE LOW IN OTTUMWA WAS 67...AND THE LOW
IN ESTHERVILLE WAS 56. WINDS WERE FAIRLY LIGHT ACROSS THE
REGION...BLOWING LESS THAN 5 MPH THIS MORNING.

FOR THE REST OF TODAY...THE COLD FRONT WILL VERY SLOWLY MOVE OFF
TO THE EAST AND SOUTH. THERE WILL BE SOME CLEARING IN NORTHWESTERN
IOWA BEFORE SUNSET...OTHERWISE...SKIES WILL BE GENERALLY CLOUDY
MUCH OF THIS AFTERNOON. THE CLOUDS SHOULD KEEP TEMPERATURES
CONFINED TO THE LOW TO MID 70S FOR MUCH OF THE REGION. WINDS
SHOULD BE LIGHT AND IN THE 5 MPH RANGE.

CONDITIONS ARE SET FOR FOG ACROSS MUCH OF IOWA TONIGHT.
VISIBILITY MAY BE LESS THAN ONE MILE FOR MANY IOWA LOCATIONS.
TEMPERATURES WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE MID 50S TO LOW 60S WITH LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS. BEGINNING SUNDAY AFTERNOON...DAYTIME TEMPERATURES
WILL INCREASE BACK INTO THE 80S. THERE IS A SPOTTY CHANCE FOR RAIN
IN THE MIDDLE OF THIS UPCOMING WEEK...OTHERWISE...CONDITIONS
SHOULD BE DRY INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

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