Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
AWUS83 KDMX 281606
Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1106 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016
Scattered showers continued across portions of northern Iowa this
morning. Otherwise, skies were mostly sunny southeast and mostly
cloudy elsewhere. Early morning lows were in the generally in the
lower and middle 60s with south to southwest winds at 5 to 15 mph.
An upper level low pressure system which brought early morning
rain to parts of Iowa, eastern Nebraska, southeast South Dakota,
southern Minnesota and southwest Wisconsin will continue to slowly
lift northeast today. Expect the aforementioned upper level low
pressure system to slowly track across northern Iowa today into
tonight. Additional shower and thunderstorm activity is forecast
this afternoon and evening, with the better chance for rain in
northern Iowa and southern Minnesota. A dry day is forecast on
Sunday as an area of high pressure moves into the region. The
early part of Memorial Day appears dry before another round of
rain begins by the evening and continues through Tuesday.
Lingering showers are forecast into Wednesday, before dry weather
is anticipated late next week. Temperatures remain seasonal
throughout the next week.