Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

DESPITE THE CLOUDS THAT ENCOMPASSED THE STATE FOR MUCH OF THE
DAY...IT WAS A WARM AND MUGGY END THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOW 80S EAST TO UPPER 80S WEST WITH
DEW POINTS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOW 70S. THIS INCREASE IN MOISTURE
WAS BEING TRANSPORTED NORTHWARD ON A SOUTH TO SOUTHEASTERLY WIND
OF 10 TO 20 MPH.

A COLD FRONT STRETCHED ACROSS EASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTHWEST
MINNESOTA WILL BE THE FOCUS FOR THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SEVERE HAIL AND WINDS ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS. THIS FRONT WILL SHIFT SOUTHEASTWARD TONIGHT AND
MONDAY...WITH STORMS POSSIBLE ALONG THIS BOUNDARY AS IT PASSES
THROUGH. BY MONDAY AFTERNOON...THE FRONT SHOULD BE NEAR INTERSTATE
35...BRINGING WITH IT A RENEWED THREAT FOR STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS. BEHIND THE COLD FRONT...TEMPERATURES WILL DECREASE
AGAIN...WITH HIGHS MAKING IT BACK DOWN TO THE MID TO UPPER 70S AND
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. AFTER MONDAY...IT APPEARS RAIN
CHANCES WILL RETURN TOWARDS THE LATER HALF OF THE WEEK.

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