Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
348 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

CLOUDS AND RAIN WILL BE WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE STATE EARLY TODAY.
TEMPERATURES WERE MILD OVERNIGHT WITH READINGS IN THE UPPER 50S
OVER WHERE RAIN IS FALLING AND IN THE LOWER 60S THE REMAINDER OF
THE AREA. WINDS ARE LIGHT FROM THE EAST SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

A STREAM OF MOISTURE WILL BE DIRECTED AT IOWA AND THE CENTRAL
PLAINS FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS. PERIODS OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL ACCOMPANY SEVERAL WEATHER SYSTEMS TRACKING ACROSS THE PLAINS
THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY. RAIN IS ALREADY MOVING INTO IOWA EARLY
THIS MORNING AND SHOULD LAST INTO THE AFTERNOON HOURS NORTHEAST.
THERE WILL BE A BREAK FROM THE RAIN BY LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON
CENTRAL AND SOUTH. TEMPERATURES WILL BE MILD WITH READINGS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S TODAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO THREE
QUARTERS OF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH EVENING. ANOTHER STRONG
SYSTEM WILL ARRIVE TONIGHT WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY
RAINFALL AND MAYBE A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER PORTIONS OF
IOWA...NEBRASKA...KANSAS...AND MISSOURI. RAINFALL FROM SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY COULD TOP TWO INCHES IN SOME AREAS. IN THE
NEXT FEW DAYS SOME RIVERS WILL BE ON THE RISE DUE TO THE RAINFALL
AND THE REGION WILL HAVE TO BE MONITORED FOR SOME POTENTIAL RIVER
FLOODING. OTHERWISE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
TUESDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

WE SHOULD FINALLY SEE A BREAK FROM THE RAIN ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE
ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM ARRIVES BY THE END OF THE WEEK WITH ADDITIONAL
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. HIGHS
DURING THE PERIOD WILL BE IN THE 70S COOLING TO THE 60S. LOWS WILL
BE IN THE 50S.

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