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Displaying AFOS PIL: RWSDMX Received: 2018-02-09 10:10 UTC

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Weather Summary for Iowa
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
410 AM CST Fri Feb 9 2018

Early this morning, moderate to heavy snow fell across much of north-
central Iowa... primarily along Highway 20. Snowfall amounts along
this strip generally ranged in the 3 to 7 inch range. Snow did spread
further south, with a snowfall reports of around 2 inches coming
further south to Highway 30. The Des Moines metro received light
flurries and little to no accumulation. Temperatures this morning 
were in the single digits across northern Iowa and the upper teens
across southern Iowa. Winds were from the northeast at around 10 to 20
mph most of the morning hours.

For the rest of today, expect the clouds to stick around, with light
flurries possible. Effectively a light dusting to less than one inch
of snow is expected, with most accumulations coming in the morning.
Temperatures will generally remain consistent today...only fluctuating
a few degrees from morning temperatures. Winds will be from the north
at around 10 to 15 mph. 

Tonight, an additional 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected primarily
along and south of Interstate 80... with the highest amounts in
southern Iowa. This snow show move east of Iowa by late morning. The
sunshine should return Sunday, but temperatures will remain cool as
wind chill values should be in the 10 below to 20 below range across
north central Iowa tonight, and Monday morning. Highs for the next few
days should be in the 20s, with lows in the single digits to teens.