Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
341 AM CDT Sun Jun 18 2017

Quieter conditions have returned to the region again early this morning.
West winds of 5 to 15 mph are common across the state. High cloudiness
continues in the far south and scattered clouds could also be found
over northeast Iowa early today. Temperatures range from the mid 50s
northwest to the mid 60s in the southeast.

Though the severe weather of the past few days has moved out of the
are an upper level weather disturbance will swing east southeast
across Minnesota...Wisconsin...northern Iowa and areas east resulting
in building clouds by late morning. Widely scattered showers and
thunderstorms will occur in the afternoon to early evening hours. A
few of the storms may produce very small hail and gusty winds. Highs
today will be in the 70s to lower 80s across the region with lows in
the 50s tonight.

The comfortable weather will continue into early week...but another
cool front and upper level system will swing across the region Monday
afternoon. This will result in more scattered thunderstorms with a few
stronger thunderstorms possible. Periodic chances for storms will
continue through the remainder of the week as highs steadily warm back
to the upper 80s to lower 90s by Wednesday with more summer like
humidity. This will lead to several periods of thunderstorms from
Wednesday evening through Friday night as more active weather returns
to much of the Central and Southern Plains as well as the Mississippi
River Valley.


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