Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
446 PM CDT TUE AUG 25 2015

HIGH PRESSURE WAS LOCATED OVER THE HEART OF THE COUNTRY TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. THIS LED TO ANOTHER CLOUD-FREE DAY ACROSS MOST OF THE
REGION. AN UPPER LOW WAS LOCATED OVER THE GREAT LAKES WHICH
BROUGHT CLOUD COVER TO WISCONSIN. WITH THIS HIGH TO OUR
SOUTH...COOLER AIR WAS STILL BEING PUMPED DOWN INTO THE REGION. AT
4 PM...IT WAS 77 DEGREES IN DES MOINES...40 IN WATERLOO...AND 32
DEGREES IN DAVENPORT. WINDS WERE FROM THE WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 10
TO 20 MPH.

THESE CLEAR SKIES WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. WEDNESDAY
MORNING TEMPERATURES WILL ONCE AGAIN BE A SOLID 10 TO 15 DEGREES
BELOW NORMAL. LOWS FOR TUESDAY SHOULD BE WITHIN A FEW DEGREES FROM
WHERE THEY WERE ON MONDAY...AS THEY SHOULD BOTTOM OUT IN THE MID
40S TO THE LOW 50S. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL BE A LITTLE
WARMER THAN TUESDAY/S VALUES...TOPPING OUR IN THE LOW 70S IN
EASTERN IOWA TO THE UPPER 70S IN NEBRASKA. WITH THE AFOREMENTIONED
HIGH EXPECTED TO PASS DIRECTLY OVER IOWA...WINDS FOR WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

RAIN CHANCES RETURN THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. MUCH OF
THE REGION...ESPECIALLY THE NORTHERN PORTION...MAY RECEIVE
UPWARDS OF HALF AN INCH TO AN INCH OF RAIN BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
WINDS WILL BE SOUTHWESTERLY HEADING INTO THIS WEEKEND...WHICH
MEANS A RETURN TO WARMER WEATHER. AS OF NOW...IT APPEARS HIGHS MAY
BE BACK INTO THE 80S BY SUNDAY...WITH 90S NOT TOO FAR OFF FROM THE
REGION BY MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

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KOTENBERG



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