Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA
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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
559 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016
A cold front continued to slowly work its way across the state
this afternoon and early evening, bringing with it periods of
moderate to heavy rainfall and a few rumbles of thunder. High
temperatures varied across the state thanks to the cold front,
keeping highs in the low to mid 70s in western Iowa and the upper
70s to low 80s in central and eastern Iowa. As of early this
evening, the cold front and showers resided in a line from about
Waterloo to Lamoni.
Once the cold front moves through the state this evening and
overnight, the remainder of the work week will be on the dry side
with only scattered chances across northern Iowa Thursday night.
More widespread shower and storm chances look to move in Friday
evening and on through Saturday. Temperatures through the rest of
the week will pretty comfortable with highs generally in the mid
to upper 70s with a few locations reaching the low 80s.