Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
534 PM CDT Sat Aug 20 2016
Skies were mostly sunny across the state this afternoon with short
lived showers popping up across the northern half of the state.
High temperatures were in the upper 60s to lower 70s across most
of the state. Northwest winds were 5 to 15 mph.
A cold front continues to exit the region with an area of high
pressure building into the region. Seasonably cool temperatures
will continue tonight and Sunday. Low temperatures tonight will
range from the middle 40s across northwest Iowa to the middle 50s
in southeast Iowa. Sunday is shaping up to be a very pleasant day
with high temperatures in the lower 70s across northeast Iowa to
the upper 70s in the southwest with mostly sunny skies. A gradual
warm up will ensue on Monday into Tuesday with highs back in the
80s. The next opportunity for widespread showers and thunderstorms
coming late Tuesday into Wednesday.