Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
510 AM CST Thu Dec 1 2016
Low clouds remained widespread across the state overnight as a large
upper system continued to meander through the upper Midwest. The
extensive cloudiness kept temperatures from falling very far with
readings holding in the low to mid 30s statewide overnight. Winds
remained brisk from the west to northwest at 10 to 20 mph with a few
The widespread cloudiness will remain in place over much of the
Midwest through tonight as the system slowly begins to move east.
There will be some clearing across the Plains today as high pressure
builds into Nebraska and the Dakotas. There will be some break in the
brisk winds on Friday as the high slides into Iowa along with some
breaks in the clouds. It still appears a system will lift northward
from Texas later Saturday into Sunday and bring the threat of some
snow and rain across Iowa and adjacent areas of Missouri and Illinois.
This system will push east quickly by Sunday afternoon with quiet
weather into Monday.