Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
535 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

Relatively quiet conditions were seen today as an area of high
pressure passed through the Upper Midwest. Temperatures ran a few
degrees below normal with highs in the 20s to low 30s, however winds
were relaxed compared to the gusty conditions seen yesterday. The
reprieve from strong winds will be short lived as another front passes
through the state tomorrow. Winds behind the front will quite gusty,
particularity in central and northern Iowa where gusts of 40 to 50
mph are likely from late morning through early evening. Light snow is
possible in northern Iowa in the morning. While little accumulation is
expected, the strong winds may blow the snow around and reduce
visibilities at times.

Light snow will be possible in western Iowa Thursday morning, but
otherwise the rest of the week looks quiet with a steady warm up into
the weekend. High on Saturday and Sunday will return to the 30s and
40s, with some parts of southern Iowa possibly seeing temperatures
into the low 50s.

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