Ready or Not, Here Comes Winter

You knew the dry and snow-free conditions would not last long.  As we head into December it appears many portions of Iowa could see a significant snow event this weekend.  Now with so much ...

WXALERT: Advisory For Much of Western Iowa

It looks like snow will not be a problem here in Iowa this weekend, but that’s not the reason this advisory was posted.  In the graphic to the left, you can see the counties highlighted in blue ...

Weekend Snow Possible for Parts of Iowa

With continued fluctuations in the forecast models, my usual stresses about taking these runs with a grain of salt continues.  The only trouble now is we are getting closer to a possible snow ev...

Smooth Sailing Into Thanksgiving

There’s been little to talk about in the world of weather here in Iowa. The pattern remains relatively calm with just a storm system or two staying south and east of the state. There are curren...

AFTERNOON UPDATE: Snow Still on Track

This afternoon, things are still looking good for a measurable snowfall over a good portion of the state.  As a result, a Winter Weather Advisory will go into effect over much of central Iowa fr...

Snow Set to Return to Iowa

Here we are, back in that always interesting time of the year when both winter and severe weather can strike.  Long range models show a little bit of both are possible in the coming days and weeks, b...

We’re Back!

For those of you who were frequent guests of this website I want to thank you for your patience as it has been quite some time since we’ve been back.  Many changes in my career in recent weeks and mo...