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Weather Summary
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
918 AM CDT Sat Oct 14 2017

Scattered showers and thunderstorms tracked east across eastern
Iowa, northwest Illinois, and northeast Missouri early Saturday,
as a warm front remained draped over the region. Heavy downpours,
lightning, and small hail fell in the stronger storms. Rainfall
totals between a quarter and three quarters of an inch, fell
mainly in a line from Ottumwa Iowa, to the Quad Cities, to Dixon
Illinois. Saturday morning low temperatures, ranged from 55
degrees in Independence, to 66 degrees in Keokuk.

Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will be seen today, as
an area of low pressure lifts into northeast Iowa. Some of the
storms during the afternoon and evening, may become severe, with
winds up to 70 mph, large hail, and isolated tornadoes possible.
Widespread heavy rain will be common, with rainfall amounts
between 1 and 2 inches possible by Sunday morning. This may cause
flooding on small streams and creeks. Saturday high temperatures,
will range from the middle 60s near Waterloo, to the upper 70s in
northeast Missouri and west central Illinois. Overnight low
temperatures, will drop into the middle 40s to lower 50s by
sunrise Sunday.

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