Iowa Futurecast

Change Is In the Air

While the warmest of the temperatures were across the southern two thirds of the state today, change will be on the way. Highs across southern Iowa were in the mid to lower 80s. By Friday, highs will...
Iowa Tornado Potential

Severe Storms Tuesday

We are watching the radar very closely today, as we are under a slight risk of severe weather today. These storms will be accompanied by damaging wind, severe hail, and a few tornadoes. Storms this a...
Iowa Convective Outlook

SEVERE THREAT TUESDAY: Growing Concern

We continue to keep a very close eye on the forecast for Tuesday. The Storm Prediction Center has placed all of the state of Iowa in a slight risk of severe weather for Tuesday. All three modes of se...
Iowa Convective Outlook

Active Week Ahead

Hopefully you have been out and enjoying the weather. Temperatures this weekend have been in the 70s, with abundant sunshine. However, this type of weather will not be sticking around much into the w...
6 to 10 day temperature outlook

FINALLY FALL: Cooler Weather Returns

After a hot and humid Thursday, relief is on the way! A cold front is working across the the country Thursday afternoon and will continue to move across the state by Thursday evening. Highs tomorrow ...
Iowa Convective Outlook

LABOR DAY WEEKEND: Severe Weather

We continue to keep an eye on the weather for this Labor Day weekend as it will be getting active. We have told you over the past couple of days that there is a risk of severe weather across the west...
Iowa Severe Weather Outlook

Severe Weather Update

We continue to watch the threat for severe weather on Sunday. Yesterday we first told you about the threat of severe weather across the upper Mississippi valley. Today, that threat has been expanded ...
Iowa Day 5 Outlook

Severe Weather On the Horizon?

We are keeping our eyes on the weekend, as it appears possible that widespread severe weather will be back in the forecast. The Storm Prediction Center has issued a day 5 outlook for Sunday. A cold f...
Iowa Flash Flood Watch

THURSDAY: Flash Flood Watch

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect at 3am and will last through much of Thursday morning. Widespread thunderstorms are forecast to develop over southwest Iowa and spread northeast overnight toni...