Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
455 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

A LINE OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS STRETCHED FROM WEST
CENTRAL INTO SOUTH CENTRAL IOWA LATE THIS AFTERNOON. THE LINE WILL
CONTINUE TO LIFT NORTH AND EAST THROUGHOUT THE EVENING. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE MIDDLE 60S ACROSS WESTERN IOWA TO THE
MIDDLE 70S OVER THE EAST. WINDS WERE LIGHT AND VARIABLE...EXCEPT
IN THE AREA OF THE RAINFALL.

A WARM FRONT STRETCHED ACROSS SOUTHERN NEBRASKA INTO SOUTHERN IOWA
AND NORTHERN ILLINOIS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THIS FRONTAL BOUNDARY. THE
WEATHER WILL REMAIN UNSETTLED THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS WARM MOIST
AND UNSTABLE AIR RESIDES OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WITH SEVERAL
WEATHER SYSTEMS LIFTING ACROSS THE REGION. ANOTHER ROUND OF STORMS
WILL OCCUR SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ON SUNDAY THE MAIN
SYSTEM TO THE WEST OF THE REGION WILL FINALLY LIFT TO THE
NORTHEAST FOR YET ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS. A COLD FRONT
WILL ACCOMPANY THIS SYSTEM. ONCE THE FRONT PUSHES THROUGH THE
REGION SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER AIR WILL MOVE IN FOR THE FIRST PART
OF NEXT WEEK.

HIGHS THROUGH THE WEEKEND WILL BE IN THE 70S AND 80S THEN DROP INTO
THE MID 50S TO MID 60S BY MONDAY.  OVERNIGHT LOWS THROUGH THE
WEEKEND WILL BE IN THE 50S AND 60S WITH LOWS IN THE 30S AND 40S BY
TUESDAY MORNING.

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