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Weather Summary
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
926 PM CDT Wed May 17 2017

Fast moving thunderstorms tracked across much of eastern Iowa,
northwest Illinois, and northeast Missouri Wednesday afternoon and
evening, as an upper level storm system lifted northeast over
Kansas and Iowa. Widespread damaging wind, large hail, frequent
lightning, heavy downpours, and a few brief tornadoes were
reported. Strong gusty winds were also seen, with wind gusts over
35 mph at times area wide. Wednesday high temperatures, were in
the lower to middle 80s. This is 8 to 12 degrees above normal for
the middle of May.

Diminishing rain chances and breezy west winds will be seen
overnight tonight, as an area of low pressure lifts northeast into
Wisconsin. Expect temperatures to drop into the upper 50s and
lower 60s by sunrise Thursday. Partly sunny skies and dry
conditions will be found Thursday, with afternoon highs ranging
from the lower 60s near Waterloo, to the lower 80s near Peoria.

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