Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
521 AM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

CLOUDS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE WERE FOUND OVER THE STATE LAST NIGHT. A
FEW SHOWERS OCCURRED OVER THE SOUTHEAST COUNTIES...BUT THEY WERE
BRIEF. SKIES REMAINED CLOUDY THROUGH THE NIGHT WITH AREAS OF FOG
FORMING AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY WAS REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER OF A
MILE IN SPOTS. WINDS WERE SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH. THE
SOUTH WINDS BROUGHT WARMER AIR INTO THE AREA WITH TEMPERATURES
RISING THROUGH THE NIGHT. PREDAWN READINGS RANGED FROM THE LOW 30S
NORTH TO THE MID 40S OVER THE FAR SOUTH.

LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER SOUTH TEXAS TODAY AND MOVE INTO
ILLINOIS TONIGHT...AND EAST OF LAKE SUPERIOR MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA BEHIND THE LOW SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

WARM AIR WILL BE DRAWN NORTH AHEAD OF THE LOW TODAY AND TONIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO THE 40S AND 50S TODAY...WITH LITTLE FALL
TONIGHT. RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER SOUTHEAST IOWA AND AREAS SOUTH AND
EAST TODAY. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR RAIN ACROSS MOST OF THE
UPPER MIDWEST TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

COLD AIR WILL RUSH INTO THE REGION IN THE WAKE OF THE LOW SUNDAY
NIGHT. THE COLD AIR WILL CHANGE THE RAIN TO SNOW SUNDAY
NIGHT...WITH A CHANCE FOR LIGHT SNOW FROM IOWA NORTH ON MONDAY.
VERY LITTLE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED...BUT STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.


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