Catastrophe for Iowa’s Cash Crop?

The news continues to get worse for Iowa’s farmers.  With virtually no rain last week, and no rain in the forecast for this week, the drought will only get worse and have an even bigger impact on the...

Drought Impacting Area Rivers

Here’s another example of the scope of this growing drought almost all of Iowa is facing.  In the graphic above is data compiled by the United States Geological Survey.  Areas shaded in green are at ...

Sun Delivering More than Heat to Earth

Although things haven’t been stormy down here on earth, they sure are up on the Sun.  Our primary source for heat and light is in a period of active instability, producing large explosions of materia...

Close, But Not Close Enough

Yes, that’s a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of southern Minnesota.  And yes, unfortunately that means little rain is expected to make it into the Hawkeye State.  A broken line of strong to s...

Boundary Could Play Host to Severe Weather

Now that your eyes are off the skies for last night’s fireworks, it’s time to keep them peeled on a boundary that could be the focal point of a severe weather event Thursday afternoon and evening.  Y...