Posts With Keyword ‘National Weather Service’

Blizzard Warning

Posted: Saturday, December 11th, 2010 at 7:00 am

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The National Weather Service in the Quad Cities has placed our area under a Blizzard Warning. The warning begins at 9:00 pm this evening and ends tomorrow night at 6:00pm. According to the National Weather Service, a blizzard warning means that falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities of one quarter mile or less are occurring or imminent. This will cause whiteout conditions and make travel very dangerous. If you need to leave your home for any reason, you are advised to travel with extreme caution.

Washington Awaits First Fall Freeze

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am

Planters and gardeners in Washington are preparing for the first fall freeze.

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Excessive Heat Warning Issued Through Friday

Posted: Thursday, August 12th, 2010 at 6:23 am

An excessive heat warning has been issued until 7 p.m. on Friday for most counties in Southeast Iowa.

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Severe T-Storms Knock Out Power

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 7:23 am

Several rounds of severe thunderstorms rolled through southeast Iowa last night.

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Severe Weather Possible Today

Posted: Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 at 6:19 am

There is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms today and tonight.

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Hot Weather Into Next Week, Cool Wet Summer Predicted

Posted: Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 at 7:23 am

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It appears that hot sticky weather is here to stay.

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Warm, Humid Weather Spawning T-Storms

Posted: Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 at 7:32 am

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Warm, humid conditions continue today in Southeast Iowa.

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1st Heat Wave of Season

Posted: Monday, May 24th, 2010 at 6:57 am

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It’s going to be a hot one in Southeast Iowa Today.

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Rain Returns to Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 20th, 2010 at 6:49 am

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After a brief stint of warm, dry weather, southeast Iowa is expected see more rain.

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Severe Weather Possible this Weekend

Posted: Friday, April 23rd, 2010 at 7:17 am

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Severe weather is possible this weekend.

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Mild Weather Expected to End this Weekend

Posted: Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 at 7:18 am

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Iowa is on pace to have one of the warmest Aprils on Record.

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Severe Weather Likely this Week

Posted: Monday, April 5th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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Thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and continue through tonight as a warm front lifts north into the area.

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Thunderstorms Likely Today, Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 2nd, 2010 at 6:40 am

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Some of the first thunderstorms of the season are expected this weekend in southeast Iowa.

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Winter Weather Possible

Posted: Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 at 6:45 am

It looks like Old Man Winter might not be ready to leave southeast Iowa just yet.

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Mild Weather Expected this Week

Posted: Monday, March 15th, 2010 at 6:42 am

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Rapid snow melt and rain last week has many Iowans concerned about flooding. State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says this week’s forecast should help alleviate some of those worries.

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Flooding Risks Continue

Posted: Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 at 6:51 am

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Saturated soil, melting snow and daily chances of rain this week are expected to lead to high river stages and chances of flooding.

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Flooding Risk Down Slightly

Posted: Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 7:08 am

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There continues to be a greater than normal risk of flooding across eastern Iowa.

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Dense Fog, and Showers

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 6:40 am

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Cold, wet ground and calm winds have combined to bring dense fog to much of the region this morning.

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Soil Moisture 1 Factor in Flooding Outlook

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2010 at 5:54 am

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The National Weather Service has released two spring flooding outlooks so far this year, and the chances of flooding are up in much eastern Iowa.

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Up to 10 Inches of Snow Possible

Posted: Sunday, February 21st, 2010 at 6:00 am

More snow is in store for Southeast Iowa. 

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