Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
441 PM CDT WED SEP 2 2015

AFTER THE MORNING STORMS CLEARED OUT TO OUR EAST...SUNSHINE
RETURNED AND TEMPERATURES WARMED BACK UP INTO THE MID 80S TO THE
LOW 90S. WEST OF US...IN NORTHERN NEBRASKA TEMPERATURES REACHED
THE TRIPLE DIGITS. DEWPOINTS STAYED ON THE HIGHER SIDE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...TOPPING OUT IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. THIS MADE
HEAT INDEX VALUES JUMP TO THE LOW TO UPPER 90S. NORMAL HIGH
TEMPERATURES FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE LOW TO MID 80S...SO
TODAYS HIGHS WERE A SOLID 5 TO 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. AT 4
PM...THE TEMPERATURE IN DES MOINES WAS 89 DEGREES...THE
TEMPERATURE IN WATERLOO WAS 86 AND IT WAS 89 DEGREES IN
OMAHA...NEBRASKA. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON/S WINDS WERE FROM THE SOUTH
AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

THIS GENERALLY RAIN-FREE...HOT...AND HUMID WEATHER PATTERN IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO AND THROUGHOUT THIS WEEKEND.
TEMPERATURES THURSDAY WILL BE IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOW 90S. SKIES
WILL BE PARTLY CLOUDY...AND WINDS WILL BE FROM THE SOUTH AT 10 TO
20 MPH. AS OF NOW...THE NEXT BEST CHANCE FOR WIDESPREAD RAINFALL
IS NOT UNTIL SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. TEMPERATURES SHOULD REMAIN IN
THE UPPER 80S TO LOW 90S WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES SOLIDLY IN THE
90S.

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