NEW VIDEO: Aerials of the Broken Dam

This video was presumably taken before the road above the dam collapsed as waters rushed out of Lake Delhi.  Take a look at the video and listen to the interview CNN conducted with Iowa Governor...

URGENT: LAKE DELHI DAM HAS FAILED

At 10:29am, emergency managers reported the failure of the Lake Delhi Dam.  The clock is now ticking for people in the path of the flood wave in Hopkinton and Monticello.  People in the pot...

NEW VIDEO: Tornado near Indianola

A storm chaser posted this video of a tornado near Indianola last night south of Des Moines.  The National Weather Service is surveying the damage caused by this tornado right now and we will br...

Lightning Strikes!

Here’s piece of video and some images of the intense cloud to ground lightning in SW Cedar Rapids on Friday, July 23rd, 2010. July 23rd, 2010 Lightning VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL

MASSIVE Rain Totals in Northeast Iowa

After calling off yesterday’s chase, I wound up in my hometown of Strawberry Point.  I considered staying with a friend but decided to try and drive through the storm to get south of it and enjo...