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  • Time For a Cool Change

    DSM Almanac: High Yesterday: 47 Precip: None Average High Today: 32 Record High Today: 56 (1931) Low: -20 (1885) Sunrise: 7:30 Sunset: 5:25

    U.S. High Temperature for Tuesday, January 27, 2015
    (as received by 1 am EST January 28)
    84 at Alice, TX
    84 at Kingsville, TX
    84 at Hays, KS
    84 at Alva, OK

    Low Temperature for Tuesday, January 27, 2015
    (as received by 1 am EST January 28)
    -7 at Mount Washington, NH

    On This Date in Iowa Weather History (courtesy of the NWS): 1977: A blizzard struck northern and eastern Iowa on January 27-28 bringing all travel to a halt. Despite only 1 to 2 inches of new snow, winds gusting to as high as 55 mph blocked roads with drifts of 6 feet or deeper and wind chills dropped to -60 to -90 F with many frostbite cases reported.

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

    Today: Mostly cloudy… breezy… 54. SE winds 10-15, gusting near 25 mph.

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy and windy… 34. SW winds becoming NW at 20-30, gusting near 40 mph.

    Thursday: Decreasing clouds… windy… 40. NW winds 20-30, gusting near 40 mph.

    Friday: Partly cloudy… 36.

    Saturday: Cloudy… snow begins in the afternoon… 41.

    Sunday: Snow continues… 27.

    Monday: Partly cloudy and colder… 18.

    Tuesday: Cloudy… 23.

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