Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
351 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

IT HAS BEEN A COOL AND BLUSTERY NIGHT ACROSS THE REGION IN WAKE OF A
COLD FRONT THAT MOVED THROUGH LATE ON THURSDAY. WINDS HAVE BEEN FROM
THE NORTH NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS...WHILE
TEMPERATURES HAVE FALLEN INTO THE UPPER 20S NORTHWEST TO LOWER 40S
SOUTHEAST. CLOUDS THAT COVERED MOST OF IOWA EARLIER IN THE NIGHT
HAVE LARGELY CLEARED OUT TO THE SOUTH.

TODAY WILL BE SUNNY BUT COLD AND BREEZY...WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES
ONLY IN THE UPPER 30S AND LOWER 40S IN MOST AREAS. TONIGHT WILL THEN
SEE THE COLDEST READINGS OF THE SEASON SO FAR AS WINDS GO LIGHT
BENEATH CALM SKIES...AND TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO
MID 20S BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE WEEKEND WILL BE DRY AND
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH TEMPERATURES SLOWLY WARMING...REACHING HIGHS IN
THE 50S ACROSS MOST OF IOWA BY SUNDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL RETURN TO
THE FORECAST FOR MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY IN SOUTHEAST
IOWA WHERE A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL EVEN BE POSSIBLE. A QUIET
WEATHER PATTERN WILL THEN RETURN TOWARD THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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LEE



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