Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
439 AM CST Wed Jan 18 2017

A low stratus deck and areas of fog were found across the eastern two
thirds of Iowa, much of Missouri, Illinois, Southeast Minnesota, and
Wisconsin early this morning. Visibility restrictions of one quarter
mile or less were found over far southern Iowa into Missouri. At 4 AM,
temperatures ranged in the upper 20s to lower 30s over much of the

Lingering stratus and dense fog is forecast through the mid morning
hours today. Otherwise, skies should become mostly sunny with breezy
southwest winds late today. Highs look to warm into the 40s to lower
50s today. Clouds quickly return overnight tonight into Thursday but
high temperatures are still anticipated to rise into the upper 30s to
middle 40s. Periodic chances of rain are in the forecast for Thursday
night through Friday evening. Above normal temperatures are likely to
persist through the weekend into early next week.


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