Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
456 AM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

A COMPLEX OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVED OVER SOUTHERN IOWA AND IS STILL
BRINGING SOME RAIN TO SOUTHEAST IOWA EARLY THIS MORNING. THE RAIN
OVER SOUTHERN IOWA WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS MORNING. RAINFALL
TOTALS OVER SOME LOCATIONS ACROSS SOUTHERN IOWA WILL MOST LIKELY
REACH THE 2 TO 4 INCH CATEGORY BY MORNING. OVER THE REST OF THE
STATE SKIES WERE CLOUDY WITH AREAS OF FOG ACROSS THE NORTH. DENSE
FOG HAS DEVELOPED AT A FEW LOCATIONS OVER NORTHWEST AND NORTH
CENTRAL IOWA EARLY TODAY. TEMPERATURES REMAINED IN THE MID 60S
OVER MOST OF THE AREA EARLY TODAY WITH LIGHT WINDS FROM THE EAST
SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK SOUTH OF THE STATE TODAY. SOME RAIN AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE SOUTH EARLY WITH FOG
ALSO A PROBLEM NORTH AND NORTHWEST THROUGH MID MORNING. OTHERWISE
SKIES WILL VARY FROM PARTLY CLOUDY NORTH TO CLOUDY SOUTH AND EAST
THROUGH THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS. HIGHS TODAY WILL REACH THE UPPER
70S NORTH TO THE LOWER 80S IN THE SOUTHWEST. MORE FOG MAY DEVELOP
TONIGHT WITH THE RECENT RAINFALL AS OVERNIGHT LOWS FALL BACK TO
THE LOWER TO MID 60S ONCE AGAIN. WET WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO RETURN
TO NORTHWEST IOWA SUNDAY AND OVER MUCH OF THE REGION MONDAY AND
MONDAY NIGHT WITH MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. ANOTHER SYSTEM
WILL ARRIVE ON WEDNESDAY FOLLOWED BY MUCH WARMER WEATHER FOR THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. AFTER CHANCES FOR RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LOOK FOR HIGHS TO WARM INTO THE
MID TO UPPER 80S WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

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