Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
420 AM CDT Tue Oct 25 2016
Clouds have increased overnight, while winds remain from the east
southeast at less than 10 mph. Temperatures have leveled out in
the upper 30s in northeast Iowa to lower 50s in southwest Iowa.
A storm system will approach Iowa from the west later today,
bringing increasing chances for showers and thunderstorms through
tonight. Thunderstorms will be most likely across about the
southern half of Iowa, where there is a marginal threat of severe
weather. Meanwhile across the north locally heavy rainfall is
expected up into southern Minnesota. This system will exit to the
east by Wednesday afternoon, after which dry weather is expected
through the weekend.
Temperatures will be close to seasonal norms for the next week,
with daily highs generally in the 50s and 60s, the exception being
Friday when it will be considerably warmer with afternoon highs in
the 70s across much of Iowa.