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Record High Lows?

              Could we be looking at record setting lowest high temperatures on Monday? Here is some of the data compared to what is expected.   Location Recor...
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More Snow?

This morning, central Iowa woke up to some light snow showers which was surprising as they moved further south than originally expected. Accumulations will be light, generally between one to two inch...
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Snowy Monday?

A short wave will slide into the state from the Dakotas and will bring a chance for light snow showers mainly across northern Iowa on Monday. The models have remained consistent so confidence is high...
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In Defense of the NFL…

I wanted to take a moment to share some thoughts, or in this case, some ‘Monday Morning Quarterbacking’ of the NFL’s handling of the storms that hit Chicago.  I have seen a lot of people upset that t...

THURSDAY: The Chase Begins Again

It’s not something that we’ve done for several weeks, even months.  But today a significant threat of severe weather has activated our chase team.  Storm chaser Ben McMillan will lead his t...

Preparing to Activate the Network

While we have been keeping a close eye on the coming storm system that, already tonight, affected parts of extreme western Iowa, I wanted to take a moment to welcome all our new fans and discuss what...

Severe Storms and Soaking Rains on the Way

As we inch closer and closer to fall, the thought of severe weather begins to fade here in Iowa.  But it’s not over yet.  A strong cold front will surge through the state on Thursday, bringing with i...

Drought Only Getting Worse From Here

Our storms did not materialize over much of eastern Iowa yesterday.  Now the attention turns to a new week and the ongoing search for any meaningful rain.  The graphic above is a 4-day comp...