Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
508 PM CDT Tue Sep 20 2016

After temperatures started off Tuesday morning in the low 50s to
low 60s, it warmed up quickly across Iowa. For a second
consecutive day, high temperatures were well above normal across
the state. Normal highs for this time of year are in the mid 70s.
High temperatures for Tuesday topped out in the mid 80s to low
90s. At 4 pm, the temperature in Des Moines was 88 degrees, it was
86 in Waterloo, and the temperature in Omaha was 92. Winds were
southeasterly at around 10 to 20 mph.

Rainfall chances return Wednesday and into this weekend. Multiple
rounds of showers and storms will impact southern Minnesota,
southern Wisconsin, and northern Iowa through the end of the work
week. The greatest threat for very heavy rainfall will be
Wednesday and Wednesday night. Flash flooding and significant
rises on rivers and streams may occur. Farther south, conditions
will remain mostly dry and warm into Saturday with high
temperatures remaining in the 80s to even low 90s in the few

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