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  • More Storms Late

    DSM Almanac: High Yesterday: 89 Precip: 0 Average High Today: 86 Record High Today: 100 (2012, 1936, 1890) Low: 52 (1908, 1894) Sunrise: 5:48 Sunset: 8:51

    U.S. High Temperature for Sunday, July 6, 2014
    (as received by 2 am EDT July 7)
    117 at Death Valley, CA

    Low Temperature for Sunday, July 6, 2014
    (as received by 2 am EDT July 7)
    35 at Stanley, ID

    On This Date in Iowa Weather History (courtesy of the NWS): 2003: Several episodes of severe weather affected portions of central, eastern, and northeastern Iowa producing copious amounts of large hail and strong straight-line winds. Widespread severe thunderstorms developed over central Iowa during the afternoon and evening hours with the strongest storm pummeling areas in and around Newton with hail as large as softballs, resulting in heavy damage to car dealerships. Further west in Des Moines hail as large as 2 inches in diameter was reported with widespread damage to vehicles and buildings.

    Your KCWI-23HD Great Day 7-Day Forecast:

    Today: Muggy again… storms moving in by late afternoon… 88. West winds around 5.

    Tonight: Scattered storms… some could be strong with hail and heavy rain… storm chance through roughly midnight… 67. West winds 5-10.

    Tuesday thru Thursday: Partly cloudy… highs near 81.

    Friday: Good chance of storms… 84.

    Saturday: 20% storm chance… 88.

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy… 50% storm chance… 84.

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