Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
349 AM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY TO CLOUDY OVER MUCH OF THE WEST HALF OF
IOWA...WITH CLEAR SKIES OVER THE EAST AND FAR WEST. THUNDERSTORMS
DEVELOPED LAST EVENING OVER THE SOUTH. THEY WERE ISOLATED IN
NATURE...HOWEVER LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL OCCURRED IN A FEW LOCALS.
LAMONI RECEIVED OVER TWO INCHES FROM ONE OF THE HEAVIER STORMS.
TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING WERE IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S ACROSS
THE STATE...WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH.

AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE REMAINED OVER IOWA THIS MORNING. THE
LOW WILL MOVE SLOWLY NORTH TODAY...AND EVENTUALLY TURN EAST AND
MOVE OUT OF THE AREA ON SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL DEVELOP EAST OF
THE ROCKIES ON MONDAY NIGHT. THIS FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE
REGION DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

THE UPPER LOW WILL PRODUCE ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER MUCH OF
CENTRAL IOWA TODAY. THOUGH MOST AREAS WILL NOT RECEIVE
RAIN...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

THE LOW WILL MOVE OFF EAST ON MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING WARM
TEMPERATURES TO IOWA AN SURROUNDING STATES SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

THE FRONTAL SYSTEM FROM THE HIGH PLAINS WILL SPREAD RAIN IN TO
WESTERN IOWA TUESDAY. A SHOWERY PERIOD IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY AS THE FRONT PROGRESSES THROUGH THE UPPER MIDWEST.
IMPROVEMENT WILL MOVE AS FAR EAST AS THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER BY
FRIDAY MORNING. WITH COOL AND DRY WEATHER ON TAP FOR THE WEEKEND.


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