Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
1107 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Scattered snow continued across western into northern Iowa this
morning. The combination of snow and strong north winds have created
blizzard or near blizzard conditions across the north. North winds
were blowing at 15 to 30 mph with stronger gusts. Early morning
temperatures were in the middle and upper 20s north to the lower and
middle 30s southeast.

Low pressure was centered over northern Illinois this morning. A cold
front extended from the low and stretched into Missouri. Although the
heaviest snow as ended, intermittent light to moderate snow will
persist from Nebraska through Iowa into Minnesota and Wisconsin where
winds will remain strong and Blizzard Warnings will stay in effect
through the early evening. The weekend will be much more tranquil
however with fair weather and seasonal temperatures. Lows should
generally be in the teens and 20s with highs in the 20s and 30s
Saturday, and 30s and 40s Sunday.

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