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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
518 PM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018

After an eventful day with a few destructive tornadoes yesterday, the
area was greeted with a much needed quiet day weather wise. Scattered
clouds were seen as the big upper level low pressure system moved to
the east, also providing some breezy northwest winds around 15 to 20
mph and gusts to 25 plus mph at times. Highs were very comfortable,
generally a few degrees below normal, in the mid 70s to low 80s in
most locations.

The story going forward will be for overall quiet and comfortable
weather for mid to late July. The weather will predominantly be quiet
with only a couple scattered opportunities for showers or storms next
week, and temperatures in the upper 70s to mid 80s for highs.

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Office: DVN AWUS83 KDVN 201458 RWSDVN IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007- 009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-210300- Weather Summary National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL 958 AM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018 Showers and thunderstorms moved across the region overnight. Most locations received at least a quarter of an inch rain, while parts of east Central Iowa to Northwest Illinois received 1 to 2 inches of rain. Low temperatures this morning ranged from 65 degrees at Freeport and Independence, to 70 degrees at the Quad City Airport. Low pressure moving toward the Great Lakes will draw cool air into the region. Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms are possible along and north of Interstate 80; and areas where clouds linger will likely stay in the lower 70s today. Parts of southern Iowa and northern Missouri will see highs reaching the lower 80s. Low temperatures tonight will be in the 60s. $$
Office: ARX AWUS83 KARX 202032 RWSARX IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096- WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-053>055-061-210500- Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley National Weather Service La Crosse WI 330 PM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018 Cloudy skies were the rule across the region today, as slow moving low pressure continued to spin over southeast Wisconsin. Periodic showers were also noted for areas east of the Mississippi River, though with the occasional shower also developing farther west. With widespread clouds, temperatures held only in the 60s to lower 70s, well below typical July readings in the 80s. Clouds will gradually depart later tonight into Saturday, as lingering showers also come to an end. Increasing sunshine is expected by Sunday with the arrival of high pressure, before small rain chances return by Monday as a cold front arrives. Temperatures the next few days will warm back to seasonable levels in the lower 80s, while overnight lows hold mainly in the 60s. $$ Lawrence
Office: OAX AWUS83 KOAX 202008 RWSOAX IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034- 042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-210415- Weather Summary for Eastern Nebraska and Southwest Iowa National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE 308 PM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018 Light showers have affected portions of southeast Nebraska this afternoon with only trace rainfall amounts. Skies were partly to mostly cloudy with light north winds. As of 3 PM, temperatures ranged from the upper 70s to mid 80s. The light showers should end by this evening with decreasing clouds tonight. Lows will be in the lower to mid 60s. High pressure will prevail over the mid Missouri Valley on Saturday with highs in the lower to mid 80s. && This product is scheduled to be terminated on July 27, 2018. Please provide any feedback to brian.e.smith@noaa.gov. $$
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