Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
AWUS83 KDMX 200943
Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
443 AM CDT Wed Jul 20 2016
Partly cloudy skies were found over portions of Nebraska,
northwest and eastern Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin
early this morning. A few isolated thunderstorms developed across
far southeast Iowa. At 4 AM CDT, temperatures ranged in the upper
60s to lower 70s across the region.
A few isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible over far
northern Iowa, southern Minnesota, and southern Wisconsin today.
Otherwise, hot and humid conditions are forecast to dominate the
weather pattern today through Saturday. Heat index values of 100
to 110 are anticipated, with some locations possibly topping 114
Thursday afternoon. Some relief from the heat is forecast by
Sunday into early next week when highs remain in the 80s.