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Weather Summary
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
843 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

Mild and humid conditions were found across eastern Iowa,
northwest Illinois, and northeast Missouri early Thursday, as a
storm system tracked across Minnesota and Wisconsin. Closer to
home, quiet conditions and mostly clear skies were seen. Thursday
morning low temperatures, ranged from 72 degrees in Freeport, to
79 degrees in Mount Pleasant. This is 7 to 14 degrees above normal
for late July.

Dangerous heat and humidity will be seen today, as a warm front
lifts north into the northern Great Lakes. Expect temperatures to
top out in the lower 90s area wide. Factoring in the high
humidity, it will feel much warmer, with heat index values above
100 degrees for several hours today. Another mild and humid
night is in store overnight tonight, with temperatures only
dropping into the lower to middle 70s. Rain chances also increase
early Friday, especially north of I-80. Some of these storms,
could become severe, with damaging winds and heavy rainfall the
main threats.

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