Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
538 PM CST Thu Feb 16 2017
A significant warm up took place across the state of Iowa today,
especially in the western and southern sections of the state. A few
record highs were broken as temperatures soared into the 60s and low
70s. Further north and east highs were cooler, mainly in the 40s and
50s but still above normal for mid February.
Unseasonably warm conditions will continue through much of the next
week. Record highs will be possible again tomorrow as temperatures
top out in the 60s and low 70s. Rain showers and a few thunderstorms
move through Monday and Monday night, with additional chances for
rainfall again next Thursday. Otherwise the forecast is dry.