Severe Weather Threat Organizing

A slight risk for severe weather is posted for all of eastern Iowa.   That threat could increase as the morning drags on.  The Storm Prediction Center anticipates rapid destabilization...

Once Again, It’s the Little Details

It’s well known what will happen Sunday afternoon and evening.  A cold front, or a trough strongly resembling a cold front, will push its way through eastern Iowa.  But all the little detai...

A Bumpy Ride to A Steamy Weekend

After the coldest July in Iowa history, a strong storm system will makes its way through eastern Iowa beginning Friday morning.  Storms from Thursday Night’s round of severe weather are expected...

Get Your Air Conditioners Ready

After the coldest July on record in Iowa, mother nature will remind us that summer is still here.  More on that in a moment… First, very unsettled weather across the middle of the country contin...

Where, Oh Where Will That Cold Front Go?

All the ingredients for an explosive severe weather event will be in place this afternoon.  Extremely high CAPE values that could approach 6000 j/kg, A CINH value that could top 200 will prevent...