Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1048 AM CDT SUN OCT 26 2014

EXCEPT FOR SOME PATCHY CLOUDS OVER NORTHERN INTO CENTRAL IOWA...IT
WAS A SUNNY MORNING ACROSS THE STATE. MORNING LOWS WERE IN THE
LOWER 30S NORTH TO THE LOWER 50S SOUTH. HOWEVER...BY LATE
MORNING...READINGS HAD WARMED INTO THE LOWER 50S NORTH TO THE LOWER
AND MIDDLE 60S SOUTH. EARLY MORNING LIGHT EAST WINDS HAD SHIFTED
TO THE SOUTHEAST AND INCREASED TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH STRONGER
GUSTS.

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT EAST
TODAY. MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE WESTERN
PLAINS AND MOVE EAST LATER TODAY. CLOUD COVER WILL GRADUALLY BE
ON THE INCREASE AS MOISTURE LEVELS INCREASE ACROSS THE REGION. SOME
LIGHT SHOWERS MAY OCCUR TONIGHT OVER NORTHEAST IOWA...WISCONSIN...AND
MINNESOTA IN RESPONSE TO THE WARM AIR AND MOISTURE. BREEZY
SOUTHEAST WINDS OVER IOWA TODAY WILL BRING THE WARMER AIR ACROSS
THE STATE. HIGHS WILL WARM INTO THE 60S NORTHEAST AND IN THE 70S
OVER CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN AREAS. LOWS TONIGHT WILL ONLY FALL INTO
THE 50S WITH NEAR 60 DEGREE READINGS IN THE SOUTH. AS THE STORM
OVER THE WESTERN PLAINS DEVELOPS...SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL RETURN. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN MILD AND ABOVE THE SEASONAL
AVERAGES INTO MONDAY...BUT COOLER AND MORE SEASONAL TEMPERATURES
ARE EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF NEXT WEEK. COLD AIR WILL AFFECT
THE REGION BY LATE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND. HIGHS WILL STRUGGLE TO
REACH THE UPPER 40S AND LOWER 50S WITH LOWS IN THE 20S AND 30S.
SOME LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES IS POSSIBLE BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

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