Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1045 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

LIGHT RAIN SPREAD ACROSS PORTIONS OF FAR WESTERN IOWA EARLY THIS
MORNING...BUT HAD WEAKENED CONSIDERABLY BY THE LATE MORNING HOURS.
CLOUDS FROM THIS RAIN COMPLEX HAD SPREAD ACROSS THE WESTERN THIRD
TO HALF OF IOWA...WITH THE REST OF THE STATE MOSTLY CLEAR. IT
REMAINED WARM AND MUGGY THROUGHOUT THE STATE WITH TEMPERATURES
RISING INTO THE UPPER 70S TO LOW 80S BY THE LATE MORNING WITH A
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND OF 5 TO 10 MPH.

HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE END OF THE
WEEK AND MUCH OF THE WEEKEND. HIGHS TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY WILL BE
IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. HEAT INDICES IN THE AFTERNOON WILL
BE 90 TO 100 DEGREES...WITH THE HIGHEST READINGS IN THE SOUTH.
OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL ONLY COOL INTO THE 70S AND UPPER 60S.
CONDITIONS WILL BE GENERALLY DRY...WITH SLIGHT CHANCES FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE WEST TODAY AND SATURDAY.

A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY SLIDE SOUTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE STATE
BETWEEN SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS STORM WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND STORMS ALONG WITH IT...SOME OF WHICH COULD
BE STRONG AND PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. BEHIND THE
SYSTEM...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COOLER...WITH HIGHS IN THE 70S AND
80S AND LOWS IN THE 50S AND 60S BEGINNING MONDAY...WITH THE
COOLEST CONDITIONS COMING MID WEEK.

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KS


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