Outbreaks Could Mark End to the Week

Before things get jumping here in Iowa this afternoon, I want to briefly touch on the threat facing the eastern half of the state on Friday. The Storm Prediction Center has posted a large slight risk...

Severe Weather Outbreak Possible Today

Been a while since we’ve seen this.  The graphic to the left shows the risk for today.  A large area of Iowa and the rest of the Upper Midwest is under a moderate risk for severe weather. A...

Severe Weather Returns Thursday & Friday

Iowans are no strangers to thunderstorms after numerous rounds of storm systems that produced heavy rain, but little or no severe weather.  That’s about to change as a stronger storm system make...

LOOKING AHEAD: More of the Same

Don’t expect any changes in the weather pattern anytime soon.  Severe weather could impact parts of western and central Iowa late tonight and into Friday morning.  That could very well happ...

No Warnings? Yet Tornadoes Reported? How?

In the wake of the sudden tornado touchdown in Maquoketa over the weekend, the image to the left might have you scratching your head. Two tornadoes were reported in central Iowa this afternoon, yet n...

All Night Wind Event Could Affect Iowa

As expected, storms developed in western parts of Nebraska and Colorado tonight.  The strong storms are currently in the shape of a large bowing line of thunderstorms.  With the threat of a...