Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
457 PM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

FRIDAY BROUGHT THE REGION A BREAK FROM SEVERE WEATHER...AND
SATURDAY BROUGHT THE REGION A BREAK FROM RAINFALL ALL TOGETHER.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILT INTO THE UPPER MIDWEST TO HELP KEEP SKIES
MOSTLY SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY. ADDITIONALLY...THIS AREA OF HIGH
PRESSURE BROUGHT NORTHERLY WINDS TO MUCH OF THE MIDWEST...WHICH
HELPED KEEP SATURDAY AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW
NORMAL. NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE
GENERALLY IN THE LOW TO MID 80S. AT 4 PM...DES MOINES HAD A
TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES...WATERLOO HAD A TEMPERATURE OF 81
DEGREES...AND IT WAS A SUNNY 77 DEGREES IN MADISON...WISCONSIN.
WINDS WERE GENERALLY FROM THE NORTH OR SO AT AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.

STORM CHANCES RETURN FOR SUNDAY AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL BE
PASSING THROUGH MINNESOTA INTO WISCONSIN DURING THE DAYTIME
HOURS. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL BE DROPPING OFF OF THIS LOW AND
PASSING THROUGH IOWA...BRINGING STORM CHANCES TO THE
STATE...ESPECIALLY DURING THE MID MORNING TO MID AFTERNOON HOURS.
ON AVERAGE...RAINFALL AMOUNTS WITH THIS SYSTEM ARE EXPECTED TO BE
IN THE QUARTER TO HALF AN INCH RANGE. THERE IS VERY LITTLE TO NO
THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER. MORNING TEMPERATURES FOR SUNDAY WILL BE
IN THE LOW TO MID 60S. HIGH TEMPERATURES SHOULD BE CLOSE TO WHERE
THEY WERE FOR SATURDAY...TOPPING OUT IN THE MID 70S TO MID 80S.
WINDS WILL CHANGE DIRECTIONS WITH THE PASSAGE OF THIS
SYSTEM...BLOWING FROM THE SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
MORNING...AND THEN FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH ONCE THIS
SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.

THE REST OF THIS WEEK WILL BE MUCH QUIETER THAN LAST WEEK. AS OF
NOW...THERE ARE NO SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER OR HEAVY RAINFALL
EVENTS IN THE FORECAST. TEMPERATURES SHOULD BE CLOSE TO NORMAL
WITH HIGHS IN THE LOW TO MID 80S AND LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOW
60S.

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