Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1106 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

SPOTTY LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE WAS BEING REPORTED ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHWEST INTO CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL IOWA THIS MORNING.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WERE VERY LIGHT. OTHERWISE...SKIES WERE CLOUDY
ACROSS THE STATE...EXCEPT FOR A FEW BREAKS IN THE CLOUDS ACROSS
THE SOUTH. EARLY MORNING LOWS WERE IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S NORTH
TO THE MIDDLE 40S SOUTH. WITH LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER SOUTHEAST
IOWA THIS MORNING...WINDS WERE FLOWING COUNTER CLOCKWISE AROUND
THIS LOW AND BLOWING AT 5 TO 15 MPH.

LOW PRESSURE OVER IOWA THIS MORNING HAD A COLD FRONT EXTENDING
FROM IT AND STRETCHING INTO ILLINOIS. THIS SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO
SLOWLY MOVE EAST TODAY. HIGHS TODAY WILL ONLY BE IN THE MID 40S
NORTH TO THE MID 50S CENTRAL AND UPPER 50S TO AROUND 60 FAR SOUTH.
THERE WILL BE A BREAK IN THE RAINFALL ON FRIDAY...HOWEVER
TEMPERATURES WILL BE COOL WITH HIGHS IN THE 50S. RAINFALL WILL
RETURN TO THE FORECAST FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. THIS NEXT
SYSTEM WILL NOT BE AS STRONG AS THE LAST SYSTEM AND AS A RESULT...
SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED FOR IOWA OR THE UPPER MIDWEST.
WITH THE CLOUDS AND RAIN...HIGHS FOR SATURDAY WILL AGAIN BE VERY
COOL WITH READINGS IN THE 40S AND 50S. HIGHS BY EARLY NEXT WEEK
WILL BE BACK IN THE 60S.

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