Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
440 AM CST Wed Dec 7 2016
Mostly cloudy skies prevailed across much of the state throughout the
overnight hours. Gusty westerly winds were in place, with much of the
winds sustained at around 15 mph with gusts as high as 25 to 30 mph.
Early morning temperatures ranged from the around 10 above in far
northwest Iowa to the mid 20s in southeast Iowa.
Colder air will continue to seep into the state today, with highs not
climbing much from early morning temperatures. Some filtered sunshine
is expected across portions of the state, with increasing clouds
expected tonight. Some light flurries are possible across northern
Iowa tonight into Thursday, with more widespread chances for snow in
store for Saturday into Saturday night. Some light to moderate
accumulations of snow are possible across northern Iowa with the snow
for Saturday. Temperatures will moderate some for the weekend, before
another cold blast looks to push into the region toward next week.
Highs could range from the single digits above zero to the teens
toward the middle of next week.