Tuesday looks like a great day again temp-wise as highs will top out in the mid-to-upper 70's. A few showers are possible as a cool front drops thru the state late afternoon and evening. Wednesday and Thursday will be a little cooler before temps warm again Friday and Saturday.
On this date: 1899: Unseasonably warm weather brought the temperature into the lower 90s across about the southwestern half of Iowa. At Des Moines a high of 91 F makes this the latest date of the year on which 90 degrees has ever been reached at that location. Other reported high temperatures included 91 F at Centerville, Denison, Greenfield, and Onawa, 92 F at Carroll and Glenwood, and 93 F at Clarinda, Council Bluffs, and Red Oak.