WXALERT: Watch Issued for Northwest Iowa

The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of northwest Iowa until 4:00am.  A line of strong to severe thunderstorms is moving east out of the ...

2010: The Year of Record Rainfall?

The folks at Iowa Environmental Mesonet put out a fascinating product this morning.  In the graphic to the left you can see the 2010 rainfall percentile.  The numbers represent the rainfall...

Threat Stays North, Until Tomorrow

Once again, Minnesota and the Dakotas are the focus of today’s threat for severe weather.  You can see in the graphic to the left the area the Storm Prediction Center is monitoring for severe we...

Watch Not Expected for Northern Iowa

Isolated showers and thunderstorms have managed to pop up in parts of northern Iowa.  Although strong at times, there are no indications these storms are reaching severe limits.  The image ...

5-Day Forecast For Severe Weather

Below you will find out five day outlook for severe weather across Iowa.  This is a very general graphic to give you a glimpse of the risk facing Iowa in the long term forecast.  This is in...