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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
456 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018
Beautiful Fall day across Iowa this afternoon. Skies were blue with a
few passing fair weather cumulus clouds. High temperatures this
afternoon just hit 60 degrees in most locations. Winds were a bit
breezy from the northwest, with some gusts as high as 25 to 30 miles
Across the rest of the Midwest, weather conditions have been clear,
but a little bit windy.
For the rest of this week, we are looking at high temperatures to
range between the middle 50s and lower 60s. Skies will be clear to
partly cloudy at times. Next chance for rain is on Friday, however at
this point does not look to be anything heavy.
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National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
710 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018
Departing high pressure centered over the Mid Atlantic states kept
mostly sunny skies across the region Tuesday. Temperatures
continued to fair below normal for mid-October, as highs ranged
from 57 in Freeport, to 64 in Mount Pleasant.
A cold front will quickly move across the region overnight,
allowing west winds to diminish and become northwesterly. Only a
few clouds are expected with its passage. Low temperatures will
drop into the middle to upper 30s. High pressure will build across
the upper Mississippi River Valley behind the front, keeping
pleasant and quiet weather across the region Wednesday. Afternoon
high temperatures will climb into the upper 40s to lower 50s.
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Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
822 PM CDT Tue Oct 16 2018
Southwesterly winds out ahead of a weak cold front ushered in
warmer temperatures across the area today. High temperatures
ranged from the upper 30s across northern Minnesota...to the
lower to middle 60s across western and southern Iowa.
Under mostly clear skies across the area...temperatures were in
the middle to upper 40s this evening. High pressure is expected
to build into western Iowa tonight and provide mostly clear skies
across the region. Overnight low temperatures will fall into the
upper 20s to lower 30s.
Sunny skies will be the rule across the area Wednesday...as the
high pressure system builds into central Iowa and Minnesota. High
temperatures are expected to rise into the upper 30s to upper 40s.