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...
12 AM Radar

Overnight Rain and Storms

As the new day has turned over, storms have begun to fire over the southern half of Iowa.  These storms will continue to grow and intensify until at least 6-8 AM.  The biggest threat from these will ...
Iowa Heat Indices

FRIDAY: Hot, Hazy, Humid

What did you think of the weather today? If you thought it was hot today, then you are not going to like the forecast for tomorrow. Fortunately it did not get as warm today as originally thought due ...
Iowa Heat Indices

The Heat is On

What a wild Wednesday it has been. Many of us were awaken to the sound of rain and thunder early this morning. In some places, the rain was coming down in buckets. I checked my rain gauge after the r...
Iowa 7 Day Forecast

Heat & Humidity Return

Well if you walked outside today, it felt like you walked right into a sauna. Temperatures were only in the 80s, but with dew points in the mid to upper 60s to lower 70s, this made it feel like the u...
Iowa CAPE Values

Severe Storms Monday

The western portion of the state of Iowa has been placed under a slight risk of severe storms on Monday by the Storm Prediction Center. To start off, today will be dry with a mix of sun and clouds. R...
7day

Active Pattern Ahead

After a stretch of dry weather, the rain will be building into the forecast tonight. This afternoon we had a few light showers across northwest Iowa. These eventually broke apart as they pushed off t...
Iowa Tuesday Temperatures

Fall Like Weather

After a fall like day on Monday, Tuesday will be even cooler with highs only in the mid 70s! Average for this time of year should be in the mid to lower 80s. If you are one of those (strange) people ...
Iowa Severe Weather Outlook

Cool, Wet & Stormy

After a mostly cloudy day with a few isolated showers, there will not be a whole lot of improvement in the forecast over the next 48 hours. In fact, more rain is in the forecast, and this time it wil...
Iowa August Temperature Outlook

Below Average August

These past couple of days have been warm with temperatures in the 80s. However, Wednesday will change that. Cloud cover combined with rain on Wednesday will only allow highs to warm up into the 70s. ...