Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1055 AM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CROSSED PARTS OF CENTRAL INTO
EAST CENTRAL IOWA THIS MORNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WERE MAINLY ONE
QUARTER OF AN INCH OR LESS. BY LATE MORNING...SKIES WERE SUNNY
OVER THE WEST TWO THIRDS OF THE STATE. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
WERE 10 TO 20 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS. EARLY MORNING TEMPERATURES
WERE IN THE UPPER 40S AND 50S...WARMING INTO THE MIDDLE 60S
SOUTHEAST TO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 70S WEST.

HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO SHIFT EAST OF THE REGION AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM EXITS THE ROCKIES AND MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL
PLAINS TODAY. RAINFALL CHANCES INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE REGION. THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY
WILL STALL ACROSS THE STATE INTO MONDAY...WITH LINGERING
PRECIPITATION CHANCES AS WELL. WARM AND HUMID AIR WILL BE IN PLACE
TODAY WITH CONDITIONS FEELING MORE SUMMER LIKE. HOWEVER COOLER
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED INTO MONDAY AS COOLER AIR MOVES IN
BEHIND THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE COOL DOWN
WILL BE BRIEF AS WARMER TEMPERATURES ARE THEN EXPECTED INTO MID
WEEK...WITH CONTINUES CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION.

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