TORNADO WATCH SUNDAY EVENING...
Strong thunderstorms will move through portions of Iowa, Illinois and Missouri late Sunday. The greatest risk is likely south of I-80 for tornadoes, large hail and strong winds. Here's the Tornado Watch:
Here's a graphic from the National Weather Service in Des Moines highlighting the locations and hazards:
The tornado risk will gradually lower as the night goes on, but storms with strong winds and hail will continue overnight to the southeast of the Quad Cities:
We'll dry out on Monday and temperatures will be in the 80s -- not quite as toasty as Sunday but still on the mild side:
Tuesday will be even warmer and potentially record breaking:
A fall front comes in and brings in fall weather for Wednesday:
Stay alert to warnings tonight, then fall is around the bend