Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
423 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

A LOW PRESSURE CENTER HAS TRACKED INTO SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA EARLY THIS
MORNING. THIS SYSTEM SPREAD A WINTRY MIX ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHERN
AND EASTERN IOWA WITH A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS CENTRAL
IOWA OVERNIGHT. ONLY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS HAVE BEEN OBSERVED. WINDS
HAVE BEEN GENERALLY FROM THE EAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH AND TEMPERATURES
HAVE FALLEN INTO THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S...EXCEPT TOWARD THE
MISSOURI BORDER WHERE SOME LOCATIONS HAVE REMAINED IN THE 40S.

LINGERING LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN WILL CLEAR OUT OF EASTERN
IOWA BEFORE NOON TODAY...OTHERWISE IT WILL BE COOL AND QUIET WITH
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S NORTHEAST TO NEAR 50 SOUTH. A STRONGER STORM
SYSTEM WILL THEN DEVELOP OVER KANSAS AND OKLAHOMA TONIGHT AND SWING
UP OVER SOUTHEASTERN IOWA ON TUESDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE
SEVERAL ROUNDS OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS IOWA. INITIALLY
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE IN FROM THE SOUTHWEST TONIGHT...WITH A
BRIEF OPPORTUNITY FOR A LITTLE FREEZING RAIN ACROSS CENTRAL AND
EASTERN IOWA EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...THEN OVERSPREAD THE STATE AT
TIMES FROM TUESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. A WINTRY MIX WILL BE
POSSIBLE FAR NORTH TOWARD THE MINNESOTA BORDER DURING THIS TIME.
CHANCES FOR SEVERE WEATHER ARE LOW AND THE BIGGEST IMPACT IN MOST
AREAS WILL BE BENEFICIAL RAINFALL THAT HAS BEEN LACKING SO FAR THIS
SPRING. THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK WILL BE GENERALLY COOL AND QUIET
WITH LOW PRECIPITATION CHANCES. THE COOLEST DAY WILL BE FRIDAY WHEN
HIGHS WILL ONLY BE IN THE LOWER 30S NORTHEAST TO LOWER 40S SOUTHWEST.

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LEE


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