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...
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...