Regional Weather Summary
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AWUS83 KDVN 140327
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IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-140930-

WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1027 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

LOW PRESSURE QUICKLY MOVED NORTHEASTWARD INTO SOUTHEAST IOWA SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...BRINGING SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO MUCH OF
THE REGION. TWO OF THE STORMS WERE SEVERE...PRODUCING BRIEF
TORNADO TOUCHDOWNS. ONE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR RICHMOND IOWA
AND THE OTHER TOUCHED DOWN INTERMITTENTLY FROM LONE TREE TO SOUTH
OF WEST BRANCH. PRELIMINARY REPORTS INDICATE THAT THERE WAS NO
DAMAGE. IN ADDITION...HEAVY RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WERE
ALSO COMMON ACROSS AREAS NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM OTTUMWA TO
FREEPORT. HOWEVER...DUE TO THE DRY GROUND AND LONG DURATION OF THE
RAINFALL...ONLY MINOR PONDING ISSUES WERE OBSERVED.

BLUSTERY NORTH WINDS WILL USHER MUCH COLDER AIR INTO THE AREA
OVERNIGHT...AS THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKS OFF TO THE NORTHEAST.
THE RAIN WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...
POSSIBLY MIXING WITH SOME SNOW FLAKES BEFORE IT COMES TO AN END.
LOW TEMPERATURES MONDAY MORNING WILL BE IN THE UPPER 20S
NORTHWEST...TO UPPER 30S TO AROUND 40 SOUTHEAST.

A RETURN TO WINTER WILL BE SEEN MONDAY...WITH BRISK NORTH WINDS...
HIGHS STRUGGLING TO REACH THE MIDDLE 30S TO LOWER 40S...AND WIND
CHILLS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOW 30S.

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