Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
AWUS83 KDMX 221640
Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1040 AM CST Sun Jan 22 2017
Foggy conditions continue over northern Iowa this morning. Generally
cloudy conditions remain over Iowa with light winds and a few isolated
showers over northwest Iowa. Temperatures are mild with readings in
the lower 30s over the north to the mid 30s in the southeast. Visibility
ranges from under a quarter mile over the north where dense fog has
been reported. Winds are northwest at 5 to 10 mph.
Little change is expected today with cloudy skies and patchy fog
across the region. Clouds are likely to hold on through tomorrow with
little change in anticipated. A stronger storm system will be affecting
Iowa Tuesday into Wednesday. There storm is expected to produce a
mixture of wintry weather over the region with snow and rain across
the region...and even a mix of precipitation. Highs today will reach
the 30s to lower 40s with lows in the 20s and 30s overnight tonight.
Similar highs are expected Monday and Tuesday though Tuesday will be
slightly warmer across the south. Light to moderate snowfall amounts
are possible with the system with the heavier snow amounts over northern
Iowa. After the storm passes...wind and colder temperatures will follow.
Highs Thursday through Saturday will be in the 20s and 30s with lows
in the teens and 20s with little precipitation.