Regional Weather Summary
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AWUS83 KDVN 121605
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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-MOZ009-010-130415-

WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1105 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

IN THE DUBUQUE COUNTY AREA...STARTING AROUND 7:30 AM SATURDAY...A
THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPED AND TRACKED EAST. THIS STORM PRODUCED 40
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF RAIN AT THE DUBUQUE AIRPORT. THE STORM
CONTINUED ITS TRACK EAST INTO JO DAVIESS AND STEPHENSON COUNTIES.
IN ITS WAKE...LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WERE SEEN. HAIL SIZE
RANGED FROM 1/4 OF AN INCH TO JUST OVER AN INCH. WIND DAMAGE WAS
REPORTED IN EASTERN JO DAVIESS AND IN STEPHENSON COUNTY. SATURDAY
MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM 43 AT MONTICELLO TO 56 AT THE
QUAD CITIES AIRPORT.

LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK EAST INTO SOUTHERN MINNESOTA DURING THE
DAY SATURDAY PUTTING THE ENTIRE AREA IN WARM AIR. HIGH
TEMPERATURES SATURDAY WILL CLIMB INTO THE 70S BY THE AFTERNOON
WITH LOCATIONS SOUTH OF I-80 LIKELY NEAR OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE 80
DEGREES. THESE WARM AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WILL PRIME THE
ATMOSPHERE AHEAD OF COLD FRONT FOR MORE UNSETTLED WEATHER TO MOVE
INTO THE AREA BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE WITH THE PRIMARY RISK OF LARGE HAIL AND HIGH WINDS IN ANY
STRONG STORM THAT DEVELOPS.

FOR SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY...THE STORM SYSTEM WILL STALL ACROSS THE
AREA...HELPING TO KEEP THINGS UNSETTLED. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE OVER MUCH OF THE AREA WITH RAINFALL
AMOUNTS FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE. AMOUNTS UP TO 3 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS REPETITIVELY MOVE OVER A
SINGLE POINT. THE DRY...WARM GROUND SHOULD BE ABLE TO ABSORB THE
HEAVY RAINS...BUT RIVERS...STREAMS...AND CREEKS WILL BE ON THE
RISE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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