Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
353 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

CLOUDS CONTINUE OVER MUCH OF THE REGION EARLY TODAY. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT IS MOVING SOUTH ACROSS IOWA THIS SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES HAVE
FALLEN OVER THE NORTHWEST INTO THE UPPER TEENS EARLY WITH UPPER
20S ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST. WINDS VARY FROM NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH
NORTH TO SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH ACROSS THE SOUTH.

LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK SOUTHEAST OF THE STATE TODAY.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION BY LATE AFTERNOON AND
USHER IN MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES BY SUNDAY MORNING. MEANWHILE
HIGHS TODAY WILL REACH THE LOWER 20S NORTH TO MID 30S FAR SOUTH.
SCATTERED TO OCCASIONAL FLURRIES WILL ACCOMPANY THE COLDER AIR
TODAY AND WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND GUST TO 20 TO 30
MPH AT TIMES. TONIGHT THE COLD AIR SETTLES INTO THE REGION AS
ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS. OVERNIGHT
LOWS WILL FALL BELOW ZERO NORTH AND IN THE SINGLE DIGITS ACROSS
THE SOUTH. WITH BRISK WINDS LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING WIND
CHILLS WILL REACH 20 TO 30 BELOW NORTH. WIND CHILL ADVISORIES ARE
IN PLACE SUNDAY OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN IOWA. HIGHS WILL RECOVER
ONLY INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS SUNDAY AND FALL TO ZERO TO
15 BELOW MONDAY MORNING WITH THE COLDEST READINGS NORTHEAST.
TEMPERATURES WILL RECOVER BRIEFLY MONDAY INTO TUESDAY WITH HIGHS
IN THE 20S NORTHEAST TO LOWER 40S SOUTHWEST TUESDAY BEFORE FALLING
AGAIN TO THE TEENS AND 20S FOR HIGHS FOR THE BALANCE OF THE
WEEK...WITH LOWS IN THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOWER TEENS. THERE MAY BE
SOME LIGHT SNOW WEDNESDAY OTHERWISE MUCH OF THE WEEK WILL REMAIN
DRY. TEMPERATURES NEXT WEEK WILL BE 5 TO 10 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL
ON AVERAGE.

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