Weather Story
NWS Des Moines, IA

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High pressure will transit the state tonight, with southwesterly winds developing on Friday morning. These winds will lift warm air northward back into Iowa for the weekend with highs returning to the 60s and 70s on Saturday. A front pushes through Iowa on Saturday afternoon and will ignite showers and thunderstorms that will persist into Sunday. Warm, spring weather remains on tap for next week with the possibility of strong to even severe thunderstorms on Wednesday.


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